MSC serves 270 ports worldwide on the six continents. 350 local offices, employing a total of 29,000 people, provide an agency network representation. Vessels with up to a capacity of 9,200 TEU, including one of the largest container ships, the MSC Pamela. The company remains independent and wholly owned by its president Aponte and his family.
The line was named shipping line of the year in 2007 for the sixth time in eleven years by Lloyds Loading List, which is an achievement not matched by any other shipping line. The line has just also placed orders for eleven new vessels that will be able to carry up to 15,000 TEUs each, which are some of the largest container vessels in the world.
MSC India’s new headquarters building MSC House was inaugurated by Diego Aponte in 2008.
MSC also has a subdivision serving some of its IT needs which is called Interlink Transport Technologies Inc., located in Warren, NJ.