CMA CGM has move 49 ships under the Maltese flag, meaning its gross tonnage registered locally represents 11 per cent of the fleet registered in Malta.
The company already had 38 ships registered under the Malta flag.
Transport Minister Ian Borg also announced on Tuesday, July 9, that a quarter of the cruise liner ships being built intend to register under the Malta flag. The flag included 780 registered superyachts.
Read more on Times of Malta.