Port Saint John adds 3rd largest global container line CMA-CGM to shipping services roster

Saint John (NB) – Port Saint John is pleased to announce the addition of the 3rd largest container line in the world, CMA-CGM. CMA CGM will offer a new container service at Port Saint John, providing weekly connection to global markets.

CMA-CGM is not only one of the world’s leading container lines but also has developed innovative technology which places them as a leader in the movement of refrigerated goods by container.   The Port Saint John weekly call on CMA-CGM’s Cagema service will begin the week of August 21st and will offer transhipment to the world via their hub in Kingston, Jamaica.

“The addition of CMA-CGM to the services available to shippers and receivers in the region and beyond provides even more opportunity to access new markets with their products.  CMA-CGM’s technical specialization with reefer containers is a vital addition to the existing offerings at Port Saint John” noted Jim Quinn, President & CEO of Port Saint John.

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Media contacts:

Paula Copeland, Manager of Corporate Communications, Port Saint John, Cell (506) 650-5288, Email pcopeland@sjport.com