Maersk Line and Mediterranean Shipping Co. announced the 10-year 2M Alliance vessel-sharing agreement on the Asia-Europe, trans-Pacific and trans-Atlantic trades as the carriers strived to better utilize capacity in the wake of their failed bid to launch the P3 Network in 2014.

27 Sep 2016
Shippers are being urged to have a good look at the financial situation of carriers before committing their cargo, but that is going to be a complicated procedure.
21 Sep 2016
The failure of Hanjin Shipping has raised profound questions regarding the risks of ocean container transportation in corporate boardrooms throughout the world.
It wasn't hard for shippers to find trans-Pacific capacity after Hanjin Shipping went bankrupt, and it's about to get easier still.
14 Sep 2016
Hanjin Shipping’s collapse has set off a rush by other container lines to add services and “extra loader” voyages.
09 Sep 2016
A new intra-Asia alliance is on the cards following Hanjin's collapse.
The decision by Maersk Line and Mediterranean Shipping Co. to add new trans-Pacific services follows their deployment of extra loaders on the trade.
07 Sep 2016
2M Alliance partners Maersk Line and Mediterranean Shipping Co. will add a pair of weekly trans-Pacific services.
06 Sep 2016
Hanjin Shipping's sudden exit has left shippers looking for capacity.
Hyundai Merchant Marine will cooperate with a government emergency response team formed to cope with the fallout of Hanjin Shipping's bankruptcy.
01 Sep 2016
Hyundai Merchant Marine plans to help shield South Korean shippers and its logistics sectors from the repercussions of Hanjin Shipping entering receivership.
01 Sep 2016
A merger between Hanjin and HMM now seems to have the backing of the state.
30 Aug 2016
A merger of Hanjin and HMM is in the national interest, believes the Korea Shipowners Association.
30 Aug 2016
Mediterranean Shipping Co. has introduced a new container service between India and Africa to “improve transit times and enhance delivery to those destinations.”
29 Aug 2016
Maersk Line launched a new feeder service to the western Chinese port city of Yibin.
Stiff competition among new alliances and continued capacity additions, led by Mediterranean Shipping Co., could keep container shipping rates depressed well into next year.
22 Aug 2016
Don’t expect any significant increase in container freight rates next year.