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  • 3 July 2019
    Business & Finance

    ZIM further expands its strategic cooperation with the members of the 2M Alliance – Maersk and MSC.

  • 10 January 2019
    Business & Finance

    The 2M Alliance partners are boosting their strategic cooperation with Israeli liner counterpart ZIM.

  • 16 January 2019

    The 2M liner alliance selects UK’s Liverpool as permanent port of call on its TA4 service.

  • 4 December 2018

    HMM hasn’t made a final decision on the potential departure from its alliance with 2M carriers.

  • 24 April 2019
    Business & Finance

    The new CEO of HMM revealed plans to “consolidate the relationship” with 2M carriers.

  • 19 March 2019
    Business & Finance

    Cape Sounio transited the Panama Canal from Asia before reaching the US East Coast.

  • 12 January 2015
    Business & Finance

    Departure of Maersk Line’s 14th Triple-E vessel, the Munkebo Maersk, from Dalian, China, has marked the official start of Maersk Line’s new East-West Network as a result of 2M Alliance between MSC and Maersk. The Munkebo Maersk has been freshly delivered by Daiwoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering shipyard in Okpo. The 18,270 TEU contanership left Dalian on Sunday, […]

  • 9 October 2014
    Business & Finance

    The U.S. Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) has approved the planned 2M vessel sharing agreement between Denmark’s Maersk Line and Swiss Mediterranean Shipping Co (MSC), the world’s two largest container shippers, Reuters reports. The U.S. approval is reportedly to become effective on Saturday, October 11. Four out of five commissioners at the FMC voted not to ask for additional […]

  • 17 January 2020
    Business & Finance

    Hapag-Lloyd has signed a space charter agreement with the members of the 2M Alliance.

  • 27 June 2016
    Business & Finance

    Financially troubled Hyundai Merchant Marine (HMM) is in talks with 2M carriers Maersk Line and MSC to join their alliance. However, these three carriers are not obvious partners, in terms of culture, size or trade mix, which hints at a hidden story, according to shipping consultancy Drewry. Last week, the financially troubled South Korean carrier Hyundai […]

  • 13 February 2020
    Business & Finance

    Maersk and MSC, which together form the 2M Alliance, have found a new South Korean partner.

  • 5 November 2018

    Drewry: the history of this year indicates that the success of this tactic is questionable.

  • 23 June 2016
    Business & Finance

    In an effort to survive the current weak demand in the container shipping industry, South Korea’s shipping major Hyundai Merchant Marine (HMM) has started discussions to join the world’s largest alliance 2M, Danish shipping firm Maersk Line told World Maritime News. “We can confirm that we – 2M – are in discussions with the Korean container shipping line […]

  • 24 May 2018
    Business & Finance

    Hyundai Merchant Marine is ending its two Transatlantic loops to concentrate on its core trades.

  • 7 May 2019

    Maersk Hamburg is the first ship over 15,000 TEU to arrive at the port.

  • 21 November 2016
    Business & Finance

    After some five months of talks with South Korea’s shipping firm Hyundai Merchant Marine (HMM) on the possibility of HMM to join the world’s largest alliance 2M, the parties have now decided “to look at other cooperation possibilities.” Since July 2016, the alliance, comprising shipping giants Maersk Line and Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC), has been in discussions […]

  • 21 August 2014
    Business & Finance

    Maersk Line, part of Denmark’s A.P. Moller-Maersk, and Swiss firm Mediterranean Shipping Co (MSC) are planning to launch their new vessel sharing service  as early as January 2015, with their customers being notified of the network and transit times by September, Reuters reports. The world’s largest container shipper signed a 10 year Vessel Sharing Agreement with MSC (VSA) on the […]

  • 3 April 2015
    Business & Finance

    Two of the world’s biggest container liners – Maersk Line and the Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) – have through their 2M vessel sharing alliance introduced a fourth service between North Europe and the United States starting this April. The fourth service is a part of the 2M’s East-West Network, and it will complement the three existing loops by calling […]

  • 1 December 2016
    Business & Finance

    South Korean container carrier Hyundai Merchant Marine (HMM) is expected to ink a deal to join Maersk Line and Mediterranean Shipping Compay (MSC) this December in the world’s largest shipping alliance, 2M, local media cited the country’s top financial regulator.  According to Yim Jong-yong, chairman of South Korea’s Financial Services Commission (FSC), negotiations could be […]

  • 19 July 2016

    The infographic below, published by Oslo-based benchmarking and market intelligence platform for containerized ocean freight Xeneta, shows current shipping alliances as well as upcoming alliance reorganizations. As of 18 July 2016, the world’s shipping alliances include the 2M alliance (Maersk and MSC), the Ocean Three alliance (CMA CGM, UASC, COSCO Shipping), the G6 alliance (NYK […]

  • 3 February 2015

    Today’s image presents you with the Maersk Line’s 318,20-meter container ship Maersk Kotka during her visit to the Port of Charlestown. The visit marked the first ever call of any ship from the 2M alliance, which was officially launched in January this year, to the port. The 2M alliance is formed based on Maersk Line’s […]

  • 9 October 2015

    Canada’s Prince Rupert Port Authority welcomed Columbine Maersk at the Fairview Container Terminal on October 8th, the second boxship to call at the port within a new weekly service operated by the 2M Alliance. The 2M Alliance of Mediterranean Shipping Company and Maersk Line (a unit of Copenhagen-based A.P. Moller-Maersk Group) has added the Port […]