Hapag-Lloyd announces that its newly launched MIAX service (Middle East – India – Africa Express) has started operations recently. The first vessel is scheduled to sail from Tema on November 15 and from Tincan/Apapa on November 17.
The MIAX rotation for African exports is as follows:
Tema – Tincan & Apapa – Cape Town – Durban – Jebel Ali – Mundra – Nhava Sheva – Colombo – La Réunion
This new service is especially designed to cater for time sensitive commodities like cashew nuts, sesame seeds or shea nuts, Hapag-Lloyd says in its announcement.