The CMA CGM Group and Hamburg Süd are pleased to announce that they have reached an agreement to further enhance their existing cooperation. In addition to the already existing joint services between North Europe and both East and West coasts of South America, various new initiatives are in the final stages of preparation as follows:
The enhanced cooperation allows both lines to provide the market with cost efficient, innovative new products which will be best in class as far as scope, frequency and fast transit times are concerned.
Under the Agreement and apart from the above mentioned services, the lines have agreed to explore other cooperation opportunities when they arise.
Rodolphe Saadé, CMA CGM Vice Chairman explains: “CMA CGM has signed a major new agreement with a valuable partner. This partnership reinforces the Group’s position in South and North America, reflecting our ambitions in this rapidly growing area and giving us the means to accelerate our development”.
Ottmar Gast, Chairman of the Executive Board of Hamburg Süd commented: “We value the partnership with CMA CGM and are excited about the new products which we are jointly offering to the market”.