​CMA CGM Marco Polo: The Largest Container Ship in the World arrives in Vietnam

CMA CGM Marco Polo, the largest container ship in the world arrives in vietnam under the support of tugboat Fleet of Haivanship berthing at CMIT port (Ba Ria-Vung Tau) on Friday, 11 jan 2019, commencing a new weekly service to transfer cargo directly from Vietnam to Northern Europe.

The CMA CGM Marco Polo ship belongs to the French brand CMA CGM. The 190,000 ton vessel is 399 meters long and 54 meters wide, and is able to carry up to 17,000 TEUs (Twenty-foot equivalent unit).
CMIT general director Jan Bandstra expressed his hope and belief that following the footstep of CMA CGM Marco Polo more massive container ships will dock at CMIT.

“We believe that Vietnam will develop into an important center for international logistics and shipping soon”, said Bruno Gutton, general director of CMA CGM Vietnam.
 

tugboat in vietnam
 

Tugboat in vietnam
tugboat in vietnam
 
Tugboat in vietnam
tugboat in vietnam
 
tugboat in vietnam
tugboat in vietnam
 
tugboat in vietnam
tugboat in vietnam


Source: haivanship news