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CMA CGM launches 3 new weekly Asia-Latin America services from April 4

Monday, 12 March 2018 02:24

FRENCH shipping giant CMA CGM has announced that starting April 4 there will be three new weekly services between Asia, Mexico and the west coast of South America in a partnership with Cosco and Evergreen.

This comes in conjunction with existing CMA CGM services, and will provide expanded port coverage with 10 ports in Asia, three ports in Mexico and four ports in South America, among the largest on the west coast, reduces transit times, for producers of perishable reefer cargo.

Specifically, there will be the ACSA 1 service rotating through Kaohsiung, Hong Kong, Shenzhen-Shekou, Ningbo, Shanghai, Busan, Manzanillo, Lazaro Cardenas, Buenaventura, San Antonio, Callao, Lazaro Cardenas, Manzanillo, Yokohama, Busan and Kaohsiung.

This provides connections with AZTECA and INCA weekly services of the CMA CGM to serve Central America and Northern Chile. The EA service is designed for reefer transport of fresh fruit and perishable goods to Asia.

Then there is the ACSA 2 service that rotates through Xiamen, Shenzhen-Yantian, Shanghai, Qingdao, Busan, Ensenada, Manzanillo, Callao, San Antonio, Lirquen, Manzanillo, Shanghai and Xiamen. This provides connections with CMA CGM's INCA service, designed for the transportation of wood and pulp from southern Chile to Asia.

And finally the ACSA 3 service that rotates through Hong Kong, Shenzhen-Yantian, Kaohsiung, Ningbo, Shanghai, Manzanillo, Buenaventura, Callao, San Antonio and back to Hong Kong with connection to the INCA service, designed for reefer cargo of fresh fruits and perishables to Asia