Hapag-Lloyd went on to purchase CSAV.
Now, the chairman of Hamburg Sud is saying perhaps "a three way alliance" might be in
From Bloomberg News
A “three-way alliance may be on the agenda at some point” after Hapag-Lloyd’s planned takeover of the container-shipping operations of Valparaiso, Chile-based Cia. Sud Americana de Vapores SA, Chief Executive Officer Ottmar Gast said at the carrier’s annual media conference in Hamburg today.click here for link to complete article
“It would be good to offer a more global product portfolio, so we remain open and interested to manage at some point what we didn’t manage last year,” Gast said.