The world's leading container ship operators as of August 31, 2017, based on TEU capacity

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Container ship operatorTotal TEUs
APM-Maersk 3,532,300
Mediterranean Shg Co 3,086,184
CMA CGM Group 2,476,573
COSCO Shipping Co Ltd 1,808,410
Hapag-Lloyd 1,501,838
Evergreen Line 1,046,868
OOCL 677,703
Yang Ming Marine Transport Corp. 585,078
Hamburg Süd Group 553,048
NYK Line 541,100
MOL 521,510
PIL (Pacific Int. Line) 368,620
Zim 362,974
Hyundai M.M. 357,267
K Line 341,746
Wan Hai Lines 234,429
X-Press Feeders Group 160,936
KMTC 125,468
IRISL Group94,387
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This graph illustrates the leading container ship operators worldwide as of August 31, 2017, based on TEU capacity. In August 2017, APM-Maersk’s ships had a capacity of over 3.5 million twenty-foot equivalent units (TEUs).

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