Artikel Nummer: 43653
A direct connection between India and USA
The Chinese carrier Cosco, including its Hong Kong affiliate OOCL, recently launched a direct service from Asia connection to the US East Coast via Suez.
The weekly Awes service calls the ports of Singapore, Laem Chabang, Cai Mep, Mundra, the Suez Canal, New York, Norfolk, Boston, Suez Canal, and back to Singapore over 70 days. Ten vessels of 4,250 teu each are deployed, with Cosco contributing six and OOCL four vessels. The “Gottfried Schulte” recently left India and is now on the first rotation round. (sh)