MSC, Maersk Line
& HMM officially launch strategic cooperation
MSC, Maersk Line and Hyundai
Merchant Marine (HMM) have confirmed the signing of a formal agreement,
officially launching a new strategic cooperation on East-West trades.
The new cooperation, which comes
into effect on Saturday, April 1, 2017, includes a series of slot exchanges and
The length of the cooperation is three years,
with an option to extend, said a release.
Ms Caroline Becquart, Senior
Vice-President and Head of Vessel Sharing Agreements at MSC, said: "We are
extremely pleased to be confirming this new cooperation… and to be extending
further options to our customers.
"We constantly explore ways in
which we can enhance our client offering and confirm our role as a trusted and
reliable transportation partner. (This) announcement is a very positive step
which will bring considerable benefits for our customers utilising the
Transpacific trade services."
News Service - Geneva,