MSC changing intra Asia feeders
Mediterranean Shipping Co. has launched two intra-Asia feeder services. One will employ an 800-TEU ship and connect Ningbo to Kwangyang and Moji. The second will employ a 1,270-TEU vessel and connect Hong Kong with Haiphong and Shantou.
In addition, MSC has merged its Shogun and Bohai feeder services into a single loop. The “New Shogun” service will employ two ships of 2,100-2,500 TEUs and connect Ningbo with Kobe, Osaka, Nagoya, Yokohama and Hakata.
American Shipper affiliate ComPair Data confirms MSC now operates 11 dedicated feeder services in East Asia, hubbing at Singapore, Hong Kong and Ningbo. All offer weekly sailings.