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Asia-Gulf Express kicks off

Asia-Gulf Express kicks off

Tampa: Ports in the US Gulf have received the maiden call of the 3,000 Zim Adriatic, inaugurating the new Asia-Gulf Express (AGX) service jointly operated by Zim (seven ships) and Hong Kong-based Emirates Shipping Line (two). Transit times are 29 days from Shanghai, 28 from Ningbo and 27 from Busan. Response from exporters and importers in Tampa has been 'phenomenal,' according to Tom Keen, svp of Zim-American integrated Shipping Services.  [07/08/06]

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