The CMA CGM Group recently announced that their Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Rodolphe Saadé along with the executives of COSCO SHIPPING, Evergreen and OOCL had joined together to sign the launch of Ocean Alliance Day 4 Product, which will start in April 2020.
With the Day 4 Product, the Group’s customers will benefit from an optimized, ever-more tailored service offering with:
-The use of 325 container ships, 112 of which will be operated by the CMA CGM Group, which continues to play a major role within the alliance
-An estimated carrying capacity of around 3.8 million TEUs (Twenty-foot Equivalent Unit)
-A comprehensive service offer on the Transpacific trade with 19 services,
-A strong offer between Asia and Europe with 7 services,
-A large offer between Asia and the Mediterranean with 4 services,
-2 Transatlantic services linking North Europe to the East Coast of the United States and the Gulf of Mexico,
-The only alliance offering 4 services between Asia and the Middle East, 2 Asia-Red Sea services.
“One year after the extension of Ocean Alliance until 2027, the launch of the Day 4 Product will enable us to further strengthen the competitiveness and quality of CMA CGM’s offer. With this agreement, we are pursuing the continuous improvement of our services for the benefit of our customers,” Mr. Saadé stated during the announcement.