Evergreen Line

Evergreen Line

Evergreen Line operates the fourth-largest container fleet in the world, with more than 180 ships with total capacity of approximately 650,000 TEUs (20-foot-equivalent units).

Evergreen Line is the unified common trade name for the four shipping companies of the Evergreen Group. The brand ‘Evergreen Line’ is used for international marketing purposes for the company, which is based in Taipei, Taiwan.

Evergreen Line was the third-ranked container carrier in U.S, containerized import trade in 2013, with volume of 1,319,994 TEUs, up 9.1 percent year-over-year, giving it market share of 7.3 percent. Furthermore, it was No. 4 in U.S. containerized export trade in 2013, with volume of 788,083 TEUs, up 0.9 percent year-over-year, and with market share of 6.2 percent. For more carrier rankings, see the JOC’s Top 40 Container Carriers special topic.

COSCO, ‘K’ Line, Yang Ming, Hanjin, and Evergreen Line have agreed in principle to an expanded CKYHE Alliance.

06 Oct 2014
Evergreen Line is offering a new container service in the intra-Asia trade through a slot-charter arrangement on the recently launched India-Far East Express service.
Container stack
21 Nov 2013
Container shipping lines operating from Asia to the U.S. intend to restore baseline freight rates for late holiday season shipments in December and the pre-Lunar New Year period in January.
Evergreen container at port
14 Nov 2013
Evergreen Line is partnering with Hanjin Shipping to create a new service linking South Korea, China, Vietnam, Singapore and Malaysia.
(L-R) Bronson Hsieh, second vice group chairman of Evergreen Group; Mrs. Datin Saisunee Ong, wife of the chairman of Evergreen Marine Corp. (Malaysia); Dato Dr. Kenny Ong, chairman of Evergreen Marine Corp. (Malaysia); and Lai Sun-Quae, chairman of CSBC Corp., Taiwan.
28 Oct 2013
Evergreen Group has unveiled the 8,508-TEU Ever Linking, the second L-type vessel to be built by CSBC Corp. in Taiwan.