fbpx
Sunday, September 27th, 2020
Home » Tag Archives: Rodolphe Saade

Tag Archives: Rodolphe Saade

CMA CGM launch world’s first 23 000 TEU container ship powered by LNG

Container ship.

PortandTerminal.com, September 22, 2020 MARSEILLE – Shipping line CMA CGM announced today that the JACQUES SAADE has joined its fleet. The company’s new flagship vessel is the first 23,000 TEU  container vessel in the world to be powered by liquefied natural gas (LNG). It is also the first of a series of nine LNG powered 23,000 TEU container ships that …

Read More »

CMA CGM Humanitarian Aid Ship Arrives In Beirut. Is Met by French President

CMA CGM ship arrives in Beirut

PortandTerminal.com, September 1, 2020 BEIRUT – A CMA CGM cargo ship filled with humanitarian supplies for Beirut, still staggering after last month’s horrific explosion at its port, arrived today at its destination. French President Emmanuel Macron visited the Port of Beirut today where the Aknoul, a CMA CGM roll-on-roll-off ship was unloading its cargo of emergency humanitarian supplies. Rodolphe Saadé, …

Read More »

France urges Europe wide tax on airplane and ship fuel

PortandTerminal.com, October 17, 2019 “It’s incomprehensible that carbon emissions targets were set for cars and not for airplanes and ships. We propose that work is done on a European tax on airplane and ship fuel,” PARIS, FRANCE – Reuters reported today that France wants the European Union (EU) to work on creating a tax on airplane and ship fuels as …

Read More »

CMA CGM says no to Arctic shipping. “We want to be a model for sustainable global prosperity”

PortandTerminal.com, August 25, 2019 While many of its peers including Maersk, Cosco and Mitsui OSK Lines (MOL) have made Arctic trips, France’s CMA CGM has ruled out moving cargoes through the area. MARSEILLE, FRANCE – CMA CGM Group said Friday it won’t use the Northern Sea Route connecting Asia to Europe through the Arctic in order to protect the fragile …

Read More »