[Watch] The Interesting Facts of MSC Oscar


MSC Oscar is the world’s largest containership.  The christening celebrations took place on 8th January, 2015.  The vessel takes its name from the son of Mr Diego Aponte, the President & CEO of the Mediterranean Shipping Company.  This ship was built in Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering(DSME) shipyard, South Korea.


  • The vessel is 395.4 m long and 59 m wide.
  • It is classified under DNV GL class ship.
  • The deck area of the vessel is equivalent to four football fields.
  • This panama-flagged vessel can carry 19,224 TEUs.
  • It can travel at a speed of 22.8 knots.
  • The fuel consumption of this vessel per day is 225 tons.

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