CMA CGM has announced the launch of its new MEDGULF service, aiming to offer full coverage from West Mediterranean to US Gulf and Mexico.
The service will commence at the end of September and will be operated by six container vessels.
The port rotation of MEDGULF service will be Tanger (Morocco), Genoa (Italy), Valencia (Spain), Miami (US), Veracruz (Mexico), Altamira (Mexico), Houston (US), Tanger
The first departure will be on 29 September from the port of Genoa.
The French carrier said the new service will offer competitive transit times from Turkey, Adriatic, Black Sea & North Africa via Valencia and improved transit times from Indian Subcontinent via Tanger (29 days to Miami).
"This improvement of CMA CGM's offering with this exclusive service between West Med, US Gulf & Mexico reinforces the Group's global coverage in order to meet customers’ expectations and needs," commented the Marseille-based box line in a statement.