CHINA SHIPPING, CMA CGM, P&ONL REVISE ASIA/U.S. EAST COAST LINK
China Shipping Container Line, CMA CGM and P&O Nedlloyd have introduced direct calls at the Chinese port of Xiamen on their joint Asia/Panama/Jamaicao/U.S. East Coast all-water service.
While adding a call at Xiamen, the carriers have stopped calls at the north Chinese port of Qingdao as part of their service, operated under a nine-ship vessel-sharing agreement.
The revised rotation of the service is New York, Norfolk, Savannah, Kingston (Jamaica), Manzanillo (Panama), Busan, Shanghai, Xiamen, Yantian, Hong Kong, Manzanillo, Kingston, New York, Norfolk and Savannah.
Hapag-Lloyd also takes space on the transpacific service.