中海集運宣佈計畫在今年開闢三條遠端國際航線；公司的集裝箱運載力亦會達到 35萬個 20 櫃以上。
三條新線包括：利用 8艘 9,600個 20 櫃的超大型集裝箱船開辦的歐洲 7線 AEX7；利用 9艘 4,250個 20 櫃的集裝箱船開闢的中東－美國西岸的巡迴航線以及遠東－南美西岸航線。
CSCL to launch three international services this year
CHINA's CSCL has announced that it will introduce three international services in 2006, including the company's seventh European service, the AEX7.
The other two are the Middle East-US west coast service and the Far East-South America west coast service.
Chinese state media said eight 9,600 TEU container ships will be deployed on the AEX7 service, while nine 4,250 TEU vessels will be used on the other two new services.
Xinhua News Agency pointed out that with the three new services, the total capacity of CSCL's vessels will reach 350,000 TEU by the end of this year.