Benjamin Franklin in Dramatic US Departure

 02 Mar 2016    Cargo Volumes and Throughput, Carriers, CMA CGM, Global Economy/Trade, Going Places, Mega Ship Ready, Ports

CMA CGM Benjamin Franklin has departed the Port of Oakland on its second call to the US after becoming the first mega-ship to dock in the country.

The 18,000 TEU giant has now called at the Port of Los Angeles, the Port of Long Beach and the Port of Oakland.

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Watch the ship make its dramatic departure from the Port of Oakland below:

 

Infographic: Port of Oakland