Original news was published on 05 September, 2018
CMA CGM’s project cargo division has handled the transport of yachts, worth approximately USD14 million, in a single shipment from Australia to Fort Lauderdale, USA.
On behalf of Aurora Yacht Logistics, seven motor yachts were loaded onto the CMA CGM container vessel, Petronia, for transportation on its Panama service.
Six of the yachts were loaded as breakbulk at Brisbane and one at Sydney. They were all secured on steel cradles on the bed of 40 ft flatracks.
The yachts ranged between 12 m to 24 m in length.