CMA CGM Marco Polo

The World's largest containership

396 meters long / 16,000 TEUs


  1. CMA CGM Marco Polo calls at Hamburg today

    On 12 December, the vessel called at Hamburg, entry port for North Europe but also for servicing the Baltic and Russia. Due to its location, Hamburg is the preferred port for access to German markets inland, but also, thanks to a network of feeders operated by the Group, for seamless...
  2. Maiden call of the CMA CGM Marco Polo in Hong Kong

    Today, Tuesday 13 November, the CMA CGM MARCO POLO made her first call to the world’s third largest port, the Hong Kong terminal. To mark the occasion, nearly 80 guests (customers, officials, port authorities and the press) were welcomed aboard for a cocktail attended by Rodolphe Saadé, Executive Officer, Nicolas...


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.