The container shipping line CMA CGM has started a new regular service for east Mediterranean. It includes three vessels of 1.000 TEU capacities each and will connect Koper to Piraeus, Limassol, Alexandria, Beirut and Mersin.
This new service complements the extensive network of services connecting Koper with Mediterranean ports. A wide number of connections via Piraeus hub will also be possible to Far East, Middle East, India, Marmara Sea, Black Sea and Algeria.
CMA CGM, founded by Jacques R. Saadé, is a globally leading container shipping group, with 504 vessels calling more than 420 ports worldwide. In 2017 CMA CGM carried 19 million TEU. Being present in 160 countries through 755 agencies, the group employs 30,000 people around the globe, 2,400 of them at their headquarters in Marseille.