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COSCO joins Yang Ming’s Asia/eastern Mediterranean service

COSCO joins Yang Ming’s Asia/eastern Mediterranean service

   COSCO Container Lines will take space on the new Asia/eastern Mediterranean container shipping service of Yang Ming, called “Aegean Direct Express.”

   The service, previously announced by COSCO’s alliance partner Yang Ming as vessel provider, will commence March 28 from Kaohsiung. The service will call at Kaohsiung, Hong Kong, Chiwan, Singapore, Port Said, Istanbul, Thessaloniki, Izmir, Singapore and Kaohsiung.