Ocean Carriers Alliances
11 May 2015
European carriers staring massive vessel sharing agreement. The largest container carriers launching “mega alliances” in the shipping industry: 2M, Ocean Three & CKYHE and regulators gave them green light.
However this raise concerns among cargo owners, retailer and manufacturers in the world trade. Also there is concern that alliances will not improve service and will cause cargo delays at the start, however the current imbalances also bring optimism that will improve container availability and space overall.