CMA CGM is the world’s third-largest container shipping company by capacity worldwide and No. 1 in France. Founded in Marseille in 1978 by Jacques Saadé, CMA CGM is present in over 150 countries, with 18,000 employees worldwide. It will join the Ocean Alliance when that vessel-sharing agreement takes effect from April 2017.

10 Mar 2017
The average freight rate per TEU at CMA CGM increased by 2.9 percent between the third and fourth quarters of 2016.
10 Apr 2015
CMA CGM has launched what it claims is the first real-time container tracking mobile application for the French carrier’s customers.
10 Apr 2015
Rickmers Group’s net income stalled and revenue declined in 2014 but Germany’s leading container ship owner and manager continued to grow its fleet and restructured its loans.
08 Apr 2015
Part of an ongoing effort to capture more of the emerging African market, CMA CGM Wednesday announced the opening of a new corridor to inland destinations in Gabon on the West African coast.
08 Apr 2015
CMA CGM has signed a 30-year operating concession for the Kingston Container Terminal, which it plans to use as a strategic Caribbean transshipment hub for an enlarged Panama Canal.
CMA CGM Marco Polo in Ningbo
07 Apr 2015
CMA CGM has become the third member of the 20,000-TEU club with an order for three of the world’s largest container ships.
CMA CGM container ship
30 Mar 2015
CMA CGM will sign an order for three 20,600-TEU container ships this week, the French carrier’s vice chairman said.
30 Mar 2015
CMA CGM’s profit soared more than 43 percent in 2014 as the French carrier transported a record number of containers, cuts costs and trimmed its debt.