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G6 Alliance Enhances Asia-Europe Service

Maritime Activity Reports, Inc.

June 22, 2015

In response to market demand, members of the G6 Alliance today announced Asia–Europe service enhancements to improve product transit times and coverage.
Service Enhancements


  • Loop 7 - Additional call to Gdansk

The Loop 7 service will be extended to serve the Baltic market with the addition of a direct port call to Gdansk.
New port rotation: Qingdao – Shanghai (Yangshan) – Hong Kong – Yantian – Singapore – Rotterdam – Hamburg– Gdansk – Southampton – Singapore – Yantian – Qingdao
Effective voyage: Hong Kong Express HGX 011W27, ETA Qingdao 29 June 2015,
ETA Gdansk 10 August 2015

  • Loop 4 – Serving Port Said westbound

The Loop 4 service will be adjusted to serve the Port Said westbound call.
New port rotation: Ningbo – Shanghai (Yangshan) –Yantian – Singapore – Port Said –  Le Havre – Southampton – Hamburg – Rotterdam – Port Said – Jeddah – Singapore –  Hong Kong – Ningbo
Effective voyage: Shanghai Express HAI 011W27, ETA Ningbo 3 July 2015
The G6 Alliance offers a variety of services between Asia and Europe, Asia and North America as well as on the Transatlantic covering all major port pairs with weekly sailings.
The G6 Alliance members are: APL, Hapag-Lloyd, Hyundai Merchant Marine, Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Nippon Yusen Kaisha and Orient Overseas Container Line.

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