CMA CGM announces the reshuffling of its services on the Asia-West Mediterranean trade in partnership with Maersk Line (ML).
As from early April 2012, the new CMA CGM Asia – West Med network will be covered by the following loops:
- New MEX 1
A service jointly operated by CMA CGM and Maersk Line with 11 vessels of 12,500 teus Rotation: Qingdao > Pusan > Shanghai > Ningbo > Yantian > Chiwan > Nansha > Tanjung Pelepas > Port Kelang > Malta > Valencia > Barcelona > Fos > Genoa > Malta > Port said > Khorfakkan > Port Kelang > Singapore > Qingdao
- New MEX 3
A service jointly operated by CMA CGM and Maersk Line with 10 vessels of 9,500 teus Rotation: Xiamen > Shanghai > Ningbo > Yantian > Nansha > Tanjung Pelepas > Port Kelang > Beirut > Malta > Valencia > Malaga > Tangiers > Port Said > Port Kelang > Singapore
These two new services will replace the MEX service currently operated by CMA CGM as well as the MEX2 (AE11) and the AE20 services operated by Maersk Line on the Asia-West Med Trade.
World Maritime News Staff, February 17, 2012; Image: CMA CGM