Larger containerships are increasingly being consigned to hot or cold lay-up in harbours around the world as more new ultra-large container vessels (ULCVs) are delivered.
Last month alone, MSC received the 19,462 teu MSC Mirjam and the 19,437 teu MSC Erica, Evergreen the 14,424 teu Taurus and NYK the 14,026 teu NYK Crane.
The MSC Mirjam has joined the Asia-North Europe Shogun/AE1 loop of the 2M alliance, replacing the 16,810 teu Eugen Maersk.
Eugen Maersk …
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