New liner hits first birthday with big promise to expand
Ocean Network Express (ONE) has celebrated its one-year anniversary, stating it is ready to meet the challenges of the global maritime industry.
ONE is an alliance between liners K Line, MOL and NYK.
In a statement, ONE said it has emerged as a significant multi-trade global carrier and that it ensured its competitiveness and relevance with a number of achievements in the past 12 months.
ONE intends to add to its refrigerated container capacity, to the point where ONE is now ranked as one of the top-5 largest refrigerated carriers in the world.
It also includes the introduction of 31 super-large mega container vessels, some of which are 20,000 TEU plus.
ONE also recently launched a terminal with a a four mega-container ship berth.
The new terminal in Pasir Panjang Terminal in Singapore is part of a joint venture with PSA International and can handle 4 million TEU
ONE CEO Jeremy Nixon said: “As we celebrate our first operating anniversary as ONE together, I express my heartfelt appreciation to our customers, business partners, shareholders and worldwide employees for their dedication, teamwork and determination of making this largest start-up entity of the industry a success in every aspect.
“Thank you for being with ONE, and let's plan for success together for many more years to come. As ONE, we CAN!”
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