CMA CGM Marco Polo

The World's largest containership

396 meters long / 16,000 TEUs


  1. CMA CGM 2013 Greetings Card

    We are pleased to offer our CMA CGM 2013 greetings card, made by our graphic studio. This year, it celebrates the pride of our fleet : her majesty the CMA CGM Marco Polo, the world’s largest containership. Click to download
  2. The CMA CGM MARCO POLO: a model of good CO2 performance

    To mark the Doha International Conference on climate change, we turn the spotlight on the CMA CGM MARCO POLO’s CO2 performance. Since construction, the CMA CGM MARCO POLO has been subject to extra special attention regards CO2 emissions: the energy efficiency index (equivalent to the energy performance of an electrical products and buildings)...


On 5 November, the CMA CGM Group took delivery of the biggest vessel in its fleet and currently the world’s largest (capacity) containership, the CMA CGM MARCO POLO capable of carrying up to 16,000 TEUs.
With this blog, you will find out all about the vessel as well as many interesting aspects of a merchant fleet: from building the vessel, to training those who sail on her, the goods carried and the technical innovations to protect the environment.