TS Lines from Taiwan has taken on its largest ever ship. The company has chartered the 8,533 teu Lloyd Don Giovanni from Germany’s Zeaborn for three months for a price Alphaliner is reporting at $12,500 a day. The ship will go on a route from China to India and Pakistan, a service operated with Evergreen, ONE, Hapag-Lloyd, Yang Ming, Feedertech, COSCO and PIL.
Previously the largest ship operated by TS Lines, an intra-Asia player, was the 6,966 teu which it operated for 11 months from November 2015.
The company currently operates 36 container vessels totalling 71,100 teu.