World's Largest Maritime Container Shipping Operators, 2015
The global container shipping business has a high level of concentration
with the top 10 operators accounting for more than 60% of the total capacity.
While Maersk and MSC are the two largest container shipping
lines, a substantial share of their shipping capacity is leased
(about 40 and 60% respectively). Chartering ships is usually
done to lower operating costs and accommodate fluctuations in