Big news for Port of Halifax

September 14, 2015

Published by the Chronicle Herald

Huge container ship’s visit to Halterm eases sting of container tonnage decline

After a year of declining traffic, the Port of Halifax had a welcome visit Monday.

The CMA CGM Melisande, a massive container vessel with a capacity of nearly 8,500 20-foot equivalent units, called on the Halterm International Terminal, signalling the start of a previously announced direct import/export service between Canada and South China, Vietnam and Malaysia. [Continue reading...]