By Greg Knowler, Senior Europe Editor

 

Hyundai Merchant Marine became the sixth carrier to join the New York Shipping Exchange (NYSHEX), as the tech-supported platform offering enforceable ocean freight contracts extends its reach into the trans-Pacific trade.

 

The South Korea-based carrier joins Maersk Line, CMA CGM, Hapag Lloyd, OOCL, and Cosco Shipping, and will begin posting offers on the exchange from Aug. 6 on the trans-Pacific westbound route.

 

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