Wan Hai and Interasia Lines will launch a new joint service, which will connect Taiwan to Vietnam and Thailand, under the name TVT (Taiwan – Vietnam – Thailand).
Each carrier will deploy one 1,200TEU container vessel on the TVT service, which will run on 14 days round trip with the following port rotation:
Taipei – Taichung – Cat Lai, Ho Chi Minh – Bangkok – Laem Chabang – Taipei
The maiden voyage will commence from Taipei on 24 July 2020.
Wan Hai has announced that its current KVS service will add Kaohsiung call from 23 July in order to optimise its service coverage.
KVS service's new port rotation:
Incheon – Kwangyang – Busan – Ulsan – Taipei – Taichung – Kaohsiung –Cat Lai, Ho Chi Minh – Port Kelang (North Port) –Port Kelang (West Port) –Cat Lai, Ho Chi Minh – Kaohsiung –Taichung – Taipei – Incheon
TVT service will be the forth string service, which connects Taiwan and Ho Chi Minh and the third string service, which connects Taiwan and Thailand, according to Wan Hai.
In May Wan Hai and Interasia re-launched its China - Vietnam - Thailand service with their partner Sealand.