The number of services connecting Felixstowe with the Asian market has been increased with the MSC’s “Lion Service” calling at the port.
The service began in May with the container ship “MSC Bruxelles”, 107,849gt, (pictured) but from this month, the 9,200teu class ships are being be replaced by the MSC’s largest container vessels, starting with the “MSC Livorno”, 133,000gt, of 14,000teu.
The port rotation is: Qingdao, Pusan, Ningbo, Shanghai, Nansha, Hong Kong, Yantian, Chiwan, Sines, Le Havre, Hamburg, Bremerhaven, Antwerp, Felixstowe, GioiaTauro, Singapore, Chiwan, and Hong Kong.
More on this and other news in Sea Breezes Magazine - July 2011 Issue
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