CMA CGM ship goes for a song

London, United Kingdom, – (April 4, 2014) — Mitsubishi-backed, US-based MC Seamax is being linked to the purchase of a post-panamax containership.

French liner operator CMA CGM is said to have sold the 8,238-teu CMA CGM Vivaldi (built 2004) for $50m, with a time charter back for three years, say brokers.



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