Wilhelmshaven welcomes 6 new shipping lines...

port.today | 2017-02-22 20:07 UTC

Container Terminal Wilhelmshaven. Source: EUROGATE Eurogate has announced that since April, 2017 six more container shipping lines will call at its Wilhelmshaven terminal in Germanys only deep-water JadeWeserPort. The six lines are COSCO Shipping, OOCL, CMA CGM and Evergreen forming the newly established OCEAN Alliance, as well as Hamburg Sd and Hyundai Merchant Marine. The OCEAN Alliance has included Wilhelmshaven into its AsiaNorth Europe 1 service rotation: Shanghai Ningbo Xiamen - Yantian (Shenzhen) Singapore Felixstowe Rotterdam Gdansk Wilhelmshaven Felixstowe Singapore - Yantian (Shenzhen) Shanghai and will initially call at the terminal once a week with some of the worlds largest container vessels of over 18,000 TEUs. According to Alphaliner, the service will deploy 11 ships averaging 20,000 TEU, comprising 6 newbuildings of the OOCL Hong Kong type of 21,100 TEU capacity and COSCOs 5 18,980 TEU vessels of CSCL Globe type. Hamburg Sd and Hyundai

By PortToday on 2017-02-22 20:07 UTC
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