The world's leading container ship operators as of October 30, 2017, based on chartered TEUs

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Chartered TEUs
Mediterranean Shg Co 2,048,221
APM-Maersk 1,757,574
CMA CGM Group 1,583,747
COSCO Shipping Co Ltd 1,315,658
Evergreen Line 517,443
Hapag-Lloyd 487,444
Yang Ming Marine Transport Corp. 370,676
Zim 329,421
MOL 307,761
NYK Line299,189
K Line 261,596
Hyundai M.M.240,455
Hamburg Süd Group 238,412
OOCL 182,222
X-Press Feeders Group 125,761
PIL (Pacific Int. Line)95,984
KMTC 62,747
TS Lines 61,472
Wan Hai Lines52,985

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This statistic shows a ranking of the world's leading container ship operators as of October 30, 2017, based on TEU capacity of their chartered ships. In October 2017, APM-Maersk's chartered ship fleet reached a capacity of around 1.76 million twenty-foot equivalent units.
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as of October 30, 2017
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The abbreviation TEU stands for twenty-foot equivalent unit.

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