CMA CGM Group, a world leader in shipping and logistics, is again awarded as the best shipping line in the world. After securing the award as the Best Global Shipping Line from AFLAS (June 17), this French shipping company was again recognized as the as the Best Ship Owner/ Operator at the Seatrade Maritime Awards Asia 2019.
The Seatrade Maritime Awards Asia was held on June 28, 2019 in Hong Kong and was attended by over 400 senior maritime players.
So, just in a month this number third shipping company in the world got two reputable awards.
This Seatrade award recognizes CMA CGM as the ship owner/ operator who has delivered outstanding performance in several categories including customer service innovation, business profitability, schedule reliability, network & service development, investment & commitment to environmental protection, provision of crew welfare as well as fleet utilization.
Thomas Cassuto, Managing Director – Asia Regional Office, CMA CGM said: “We are honoured for the recognition from the judging panel, made up of experienced and respected leaders in the industry.”
“This industry award salutes the outstanding leadership of CMA CGM to make shipping more innovative and sustainable. We are proud to be the first shipping line in the world to equip its giant containerships with LNG-powered engines, reinforcing our continuous commitment to the protection of environment through our boldness and pioneer spirit. By receiving this award, CMA CGM is privileged that the major industry partners recognize us as the front-runner of technological innovation globally and in Asia Pacific.”
Seatrade Maritime Asia Awards is an industry famous awards program that recognizes and honours the achievements of maritime businesses and professionals in Asia. This award programme, which is marking its 12th year in 2019, is organized by Seatrade Maritime, a top-tier maritime publication.