21.1 C
Monday, September 27, 2021
Home Services MSC upgrades Indus 2 service

MSC upgrades Indus 2 service

MSC has announced the addition of a port call at Halifax, Canada, on the Indus 2 service, aiming to offer a direct call and competitive transit times.

The Swiss/Italian container line said the addition will help customers who wish to ship cargo to Toronto and Midwestern US cities such as Chicago and Detroit.

MSC will therefore substantially increase its North America coverage via three sailings to the US East Coast & Gulf and one direct sailing to Canada.

The first sailing from Mundra will start on 7 September with MSC Stella, voyage IX136A.

The revised port rotation of the Indus 2 service will be Mundra – Nhava Sheva – Gioia Tauro – Sines – Halifax – Norfolk ­– Baltimore – Miami – Freeport – Mundra


Latest Posts

Red Sea Gateway Terminal eyes Bangladesh’s terminal operation

Saudi Arabian Red Sea Gateway Terminal (RSGT) has shown its interest to invest in Bangladesh’s under construction Patenga Container Terminal which is expected to...

THE Alliance leads the blank sailings race

Over the next 4 weeks, The Alliance has announced 20 cancellations, followed by 2M and Ocean Alliance with 14 and 6 cancellations, respectively, according...

MSC adds Oakland port call in its Sentosa service

The Swiss liner operator MSC will enhance its Sentosa service by adding a new weekly port call at the Port of Oakland in the...

Indian government announces measures to tackle container shortage

Huge relief comes in for Indian exporters as the Indian government has extended the deadline by three months for the re-export of imported vessels...

ZIM starts new Asia – South America service

The Israeli shipping line ZIM has launched a new service called Ase, connecting Asia with South America. The new monthly service provides a direct connection...