Number of chartered ships of the world's leading container ship operators as of October 30, 2017

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Container ship operatorNumber of chartered chips
APM-Maersk 402
CMA CGM Group 378
Mediterranean Shg Co 318
COSCO Shipping Co Ltd249
Hapag-Lloyd 98
Evergreen Line 90
X-Press Feeders Group 72
Zim 67
Antong Holdings (QASC)58
Hamburg Süd Group 57
Zhonggu Logistics Corp.55
NYK Line 53
MOL 51
Yang Ming Marine Transport Corp. 50
Hyundai M.M. 48

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The graph shows the world's leading container ship operators as of October 30, 2017, based on the number of chartered ships in their fleets. With 402 chartered ships in its fleet, Maersk was ranked first. A.P. Moller - Maersk Group is a Danish business conglomerate. It has activities in different business sectors, mainly within the transportation and energy sectors. Since 1996, it is the world's largest container ship operator. A.P. Moller - Maersk Group's largest business area is container shipping and related activities. It comprises: worldwide container services, logistics, and forwarding solutions as well as terminal activites which are in the brand names of Maersk Line, Safmarine, and Damco.
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