Leading container ship alliances based on number of active ships 2018

At 1,082 ships, 2M has the largest fleet size. The three shipping alliances are comprised of the world's largest container shipping companies. The three alliances have a total capacity of 17 million TEUs.

Leading container ship alliances as of June 2018, based on number of ships

Number of ships
2M1,082
Ocean Alliance1,042
The Alliance566
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Source

Release date

November 2018

Region

Worldwide

Survey time period

2018

Supplementary notes

The figures only consider active ships.

2M: Maersk and Mediterranean Shipping Co

Ocean Alliance: CMA and Evergreen Line

The Alliance: Ocean Network Express, Yang Ming, Hapag Lloyd

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