Wednesday, July 10, 2024

Logistics/Shipping: "CMA CGM and Pasqal partner to harness quantum tech for maritime logistics"

From Container News, July 9:

CMA CGM Group announced a strategic partnership with Pasqal, a French leader in neutral atom quantum computing.

Through this collaboration, CMA CGM will invest in its compatriot company aiming to integrate advanced quantum computing technologies into its operations.

Moreover, the partnership seeks to leverage quantum computing to enhance transport and logistics efficiency, responsiveness, and adaptability to market fluctuations, with a particular focus on optimizing container management and ship loading.

"This partnership with Pasqal will allow CMA CGM to apply quantum computing technologies to maritime transport and logistics, reinforcing our Group's position as a leader in the digital transformation of our industry. With Pasqal, we aim to unlock the full potential of quantum computing for greater operational efficiency, serving our customers," stated Hadi Zablit, executive vice president for Information & Technology at CMA CGM Group....