Acquisition news of APL:

According to a French press report, CMA CGM had reached agreement on the takeover of NOL/APL. Although no further details were mentioned, it was said that the deal would be finalized soon. With APL’s 541 000 TEUs added, CMA CGM would consolidate its third place in the TEU ranking with a fleet of 2.34 million TEU, after the 2.72 million TEUs for number two MSC and 2.98 million TEU  for number one Maersk Line. – DynaLiners Daily posted on Nov, 19, 2015.