NEED TO KNOW: Maersk Line
Maersk Line is the world’s largest container shipping company. Its 2,585,000 teu capacity fleet gives it a 15.3% global share, according to Alphaliner. Subsidiaries include Safmarine and MCC Transport. The line’s history dates back to 1904. Søren Skou was appointed ceo of Maersk Line in January 2012.