CMA CGM Marco Polo

On December 12, 2012, aka 121212, the world’s largest containership by teu capacity, CMA CGM Marco Polo, called on the port of Hamburg, marking the record setting ship’s first ever port call in continental Europe.

CMA CGM Marco Polo in Hamburg.

CMA CGM Marco Polo in Hamburg.

The ship is currently (as of Dec. 14) at the port of Bremerhaven, and she is expected to move on from there to Rotterdam (16 Dec), Zeebrugge (17 Dec), Le Havre (19 Dec), Malta (26 Dec), Khor Al Fakkan (5 Jan), Jebel Ali (7 Jan) and finally Ningbo (23 Jan).

For what it’s worth, here is a (rather long) video of her being berthed in Hamburg:

gCaptain’s FULL Coverage: CMA CGM Marco Polo

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  • Patrick Shaw

    She had of course previously called at Southampton which ,thankfully, is not in continental Europe but is nevertheless considered to be in Europe.

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