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Following our successful appointment to represent the world’s largest container shipping company Maersk Line in Malta, clients now have a whole world of opportunity available at their shore.
Maersk Line boasts a fleet of over 600 vessels and are renowned internationally for not only being the most secure, but also now the largest and the most environmentally friendly as proven in their recently launched Triple E class vessels.
Container choices are so vast, corresponding to more than 3,800,000 TEU – twenty foot equivalent unit, there is something to suit every requirement the market has – from straightforward dry boxes to state-of-the-art controlled atmosphere reefers. With a workforce of 108,000 people and approximately 325 representative offices located in more than 130 countries, global access for goods has never been easier, more economical or more state of the art.
Maersk Line now makes use of the facilities at Malta Freeport in Marsaxlokk as its hub for the central Mediterranean region, calling at the Port of Marsaxlokk on a regular and scheduled basis for a number of services.
Through our representation of Maersk Line and therefore its individual specialist companies, we are able to offer our clients even more access to specific routes, expert advice and unrivalled coverage of global markets.
One of the independent subsidiaries of A. P. Moller – Maersk Group is Sealand, the intra-regional specialists, offering comprehensive coverage of the European base. Impeccable streamlined processes, experts at providing short haul shipments, careful schedule management, accurate documentation and regional expertise all dock together to form a world class service offering. Due to high demand for refrigerator containers, ‘reefers’ as the industry calls them, Sealand also employ reefer experts on all relevant vessels and also at the terminals.
Safmarine, another independent subsidiary of A. P. Moller – Maersk Group, has the port facilities of the world’s major shipping line at its disposal. Specialising in sea transportation between Africa, the Middle East and the Indian subcontinent, Safmarine’s services also cover Europe, the Far East, North and South America and West Central Asia.
Safmarine’s vast knowledge of the industry and the changing demands of various markets ensure top level commitment to every project. Combined with our fast efficient service and local market knowledge, we will guide you on your transportation project and source the most time-friendly, cost effective manner possible.
This new alliance between Maersk Line and Thomas Smith provides a wider portfolio of direct port coverage worldwide and ensures a smooth and safe voyage for your cargo on the world’s most ship-shape vessels. Representing the world’s largest shipping line, puts us at the forefront of local shipping industry, continuously evaluating and enhancing our already high service standards.