Alphaliner's Top 50 Global Container Fleet Operators as of June 3, 2013

As of June 3, Alphaliner calculates active liner trade capacity at 17,240,171 TEUs aboard 5,934 ships, including 16,772,719 TEUs aboard 4,957 fully cellular ships. That represents an increase of 1.3 percent, or 218,821 TEUs, since early April, with 9 fewer ships in the fleet.

The top 10 fleet operators control 63.9 percent of the market with capacity of 11,013,289 TEUs, 48.6 percent of which is owned and 51.4 percent chartered. The top 10 have 147 ships on order totaling 1,662,479 TEUs, representing 15.1 percent of their existing fleet capacity.  

ALPHALINER'S TOP 50 GLOBAL CONTAINER FLEET OPERATORS
As of June 3, 2013
Existing Cellular Fleet
Orderbook
  
Market
Total
Owned
Chartered
TEU
Ships
           % Existing fleet
Rank
Global Fleet Operator*
% Share
TEU
Ships
TEU
Ships
TEU
Ships
% Chartered
1
A.P. Moller-Maersk
15.0%
2,587,401
585
1,343,843
239
1,243,558
346
48.1%
372,281
21
14.4%
2
Mediterranean Shipping
13.5%
2,326,849
474
1,040,293
188
1,286,556
286
55.3%
177,534
15
7.6%
3
CMA CGM Group
8.6%
1,486,962
428
532,274
87
954,688
341
64.2%
92,890
10
6.2%
4
Evergreen Line
4.5%
771,456
196
416,283
97
355,173
99
46.0%
334,456
33
43.4%
5
Cosco
4.4%
760,398
166
398,596
105
361,802
61
47.6%
105,834
12
13.9%
6
Hapag-Lloyd
4.1%
703,032
148
387,528
68
315,504
80
44.9%
52,676
4
7.5%
7
APL
3.6%
623,523
125
279,912
43
343,611
82
55.1%
134,000
13
21.5%
8
Hanjin
3.6%
619,985
115
298,360
44
321,625
71
51.9%
98,132
14
15.8%
9
China Shipping
3.5%
602,477
143
410,607
77
191,870
66
31.8%
181,476
15
30.1%
10
MOL
3.1%
531,206
110
240,926
40
290,280
70
54.6%
113,200
10
21.3%
TOTAL TOP 10 OPERATORS
11,013,289
2,490
5,348,622
988
5,664,667
1,502
 
1,662,479
147
 
   63.9% 48.6% 51.4%  15.1%  
11
OOCL
2.7%
461,232
94
302,332
47
158,900
47
34.5%
88,384
8
19.2%
12
NYK Line
2.5%
437,031
101
300,513
54
136,518
47
31.2%
26,416
2
6.0%
13
Hamburg Sud Group
2.4%
418,168
102
221,813
45
196,355
57
47.0%
145,624
20
34.8%
14
Yang Ming Line
2.2%
379,983
87
238,897
50
141,086
37
37.1%
111,250
13
29.3%
15
"K" Line
2.1%
357,364
70
127,352
21
230,012
49
64.4%
69,350
5
19.4%
16
Pacific International Line
2.1%
354,138
168
211,701
107
142,437
61
40.2%
75,562
18
21.3%
17
Hyundai
2.0%
338,923
56
100,646
17
238,277
39
70.3%
65,500
5
19.3%
18
Zim
2.0%
337,515
88
142,558
29
194,957
59
57.8%
85,408
8
25.3%
19
UASC
1.5%
263,116
45
198,164
26
64,952
19
24.7%
   
20
CSAV Group
1.5%
250,490
52
48,178
10
202,312
42
80.8%
99,500
11
39.7%
21
Wan Hai Lines
1.0%
169,638
71
150,086
65
19,552
6
11.5%
4,680
1
2.8%
22
HDS Lines
0.5%
86,320
21
4,576
2
81,744
19
94.7%
   
23
X-Press Feeders Group
0.4%
75,806
55
12,721
5
63,085
50
83.2%
3,960
2
5.2%
24
TS Lines
0.4%
67,202
35
3,156
2
64,046
33
95.3%
   
25
SITC
0.4%
66,163
63
30,456
31
35,707
32
54.0%
3,600
2
5.4%
26
Nile Dutch Shipping
0.4%
65,696
30
1,301
1
64,395
29
98.0%
14,000
4
21.3%
27
Korea MTC
0.3%
58,254
41
24,726
21
33,528
20
57.6%
5,963
4
10.2%
28
Regional Container Lines
0.3%
51,194
34
27,469
25
23,725
9
46.3%
   
29
CCNI
0.3%
43,679
16
  
43,679
16
100.0%
37,200
4
85.2%
30
UniFeeder
0.2%
42,650
45
  
42,650
45
100.0%
   
31
STX Pan Ocean
0.2%
41,761
22
13,569
8
28,192
14
67.5%
1,815
1
4.3%
32
Sinotrans
0.2%
41,390
33
17,966
16
23,424
17
56.6%
7,886
6
19.1%
33
Simatech
0.2%
40,043
17
12,045
6
27,998
11
69.9%
   
34
Grimaldi (Napoli)/ACL
0.2%
39,944
39
38,982
37
962
2
2.4%
23,500
10
58.8%
35
Arkas Line/EMES
0.2%
35,873
31
22,949
18
12,924
13
36.0%
5,600
2
15.6%
36
Seaboard Marine
0.2%
34,830
33
2,635
3
32,195
30
92.4%
   
37
Matson
0.2%
33,614
23
31,809
20
1,805
3
5.4%
   
38
Meratus
0.2%
31,060
54
30,401
49
659
5
2.1%
   
39
Samudera
0.2%
29,805
37
12,033
21
17,772
16
59.6%
   
40
Salam Pacific
0.2%
28,327
48
27,039
46
1,288
2
4.5%
   
41
Linea Messina
0.2%
28,172
14
21,528
10
6,644
4
23.6%
11,600
4
41.2%
42
Scholler Group
0.2%
27,447
16
9,551
5
17,896
11
65.2%
6,087
3
22.2%
43
Swire Shipping
0.2%
27,318
24
19,276
15
8,042
9
29.4%
17,292
10
63.3%
44
Heung-A Shipping
0.2%
27,220
27
8,024
13
19,196
14
70.5%
5,275
5
19.4%
45
OEL/Shreyas (Transworld Group)
0.2%
26,944
21
13,727
12
13,217
9
49.1%
   
46
Quanzhou An Sheng Shipping
0.2%
26,276
31
22,383
23
3,893
8
14.8%
6,030
4
22.9%
47
Horizon Lines
0.2%
26,264
13
21,260
10
5,004
3
19.1%
   
48
Sinokor
0.1%
24,920
28
17,982
19
6,938
9
27.8%
   
49
Shipping Corp. of India
0.1%
24,491
7
14,407
5
10,084
2
41.2%
23,000
4
93.9%
50
MACS
0.1%
24,396
15
7,724
4
16,672
11
68.3%
6,000
3
24.6%
Total "Top 50"
92.6%
 
15,957,946
            
4,297
  
7,860,557
             
1,886
 
8,097,389
         
2,411
   
2,612,961
        
306
 
% share of "Top 50" TEU operating capacity
 
100.0%
 
49.3%
 
50.7%
  
16.4%
  
Notes:              
*All subsidiaries are consolidated. Global TEU fleet share is based upon the operator's existing fleet and the operating TEU capacity onboard operated ships. Global fleet total reached 17,240,171 TEU aboard 5,934 ships active in the liner trade as of June 3, 2013.
Source: Alphaliner, www.alphaliner.com/top100/index.php