A new freight service from France to the Port of Liverpool which offers suppliers a way to avoid the post-Brexit delays at the Channel Ports has been launched by Containerships, part of the global CMA CGM shipping group. Part of the CMA CGM shipping group, the firm is now operating vessels between Dunkirk in northern France and the Port of Liverpool. David Huck, MD, Peel Ports Group, said: “The new service from Containerships is recognition of the need to ease […]
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