The Largest Container Ship On The East Coast Of The United States

- Sep 17, 2020-

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This week's 15,000 teu CMA CGM Brazil became the largest container ship ever to enter the ports of New York and New Jersey, as well as the largest container ship ever called on the east coast of the United States.


   CMA CGM Group emphasized that the 366-meter-long ship “is equivalent to eight Statues of Liberty. The 51-meter-wide ship has a capacity of 15,072 teu and is currently used in weekly Columbus JAX services.


CMA CGM commented: “Our port partners on the East Coast have played a vital role in achieving this feat by implementing necessary and timely infrastructure improvements to accommodate these large ships. Without these improvements, this milestone Is impossible.


  "This landmark record further reaffirms our commitment to the United States. In the United States, we have an absolute leading position in the total import and export portfolio market.


"As CMA CGM Brazil continues its east coast journey, it will set personal vessel size records in the following ports: Port of Virginia (September 15), Port of Savannah (September 19) and Port Charleston (September) 20th)."


The container transportation group continued: “As the largest transportation company in the United States, we are committed to meeting the needs of our customers, especially as the country recovers from an unprecedented medical pandemic. The deployment of CMACGM Brazil marks the group’s The development supports this recovery and contributes to the promise of the overall health of the U.S. economy."


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