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APL launching new SE Asia - Australia service

APL is launching a new service Australia and Southeast Asian ports. The Australia Asia Express 2 (AAX2) service will connect ports in Vietnam, Malaysia, Singapore and Indonesia with the Australian cities of Brisbane and Sydney.

The service will be the only direct link between Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam and Brisbane and Sydney with a transit time of 16 and 18 days respectively.

The service which starts from Ho Chi Minh City on 15 March will also connect into APL’s mainline network via the transhipment hubs of Singapore and Port Klang.

The service rotation will be Ho Chi Minh City – Port Klang – Singapore – Jakarta – Brisbane – Sydney – Port Klang – Ho Chi Minh City.

Read more: Lars Kastrup appointed ceo of APL

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