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New World Alliance ramps up Europe coverage

New World Alliance ramps up Europe coverage

Singapore: The New World Alliance (TNWA) carriers - APL, Hyundai Merchant Marine (HMM) and Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) - today announced their intention to significantly upgrade ship capacity and enhance the port coverage of a major Asia-Europe service offering.
In response to continued robust customer demand in the Asia-Europe trade, the Alliance will from January 2008 phase in eight ships with capacity ranging from 8,100-8,500 teu  on the South China Express (SCX) service.  
 The SCX will also make new calls at the major Chinese ports of Ningbo and Shanghai as well as making a westbound call at the UK's Thamesport facility.
 The enhanced port rotation will be Zeebrugge, Thamesport, Hamburg, Rotterdam, Singapore, Chiwan, Ningbo, Yangshan, Hong Kong, Chiwan, Singapore, Zeebrugge.  [09/11/07]

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