APM Terminals Pipavav adds Maersk FM3 service

Posted by Daily Shipping Times on 09-02-2018        Tweet

Service connects India’s customers with key global markets

PIPAVAV: The 9662 TEU capacity Maersk Salina arrived at APM Terminals Pipavav on January 15th representing the first call of Maersk Line’s FM3 Service to APM Terminals Pipavav.

The service links India to key markets through port calls in  Tanjung Pelepas, Malaysia; Colombo, Sri Lanka; Nhava Sheva, India;  Singapore and the Chinese ports of Dalian, Xingang, Qingdao, Busan, Gwangyang and Ningbo.

The Maersk Salina loaded seafood, polymers, chemicals, dyes, tyres etc. for export.  Imports handled included home appliances, auto parts, machinery, plastic items, electrical/electronic goods and furniture.

Commenting on the development, Mr. Keld Pedersen, Managing Director, APM Terminals Pipavav said, “We are persistent in our endeavor to offer best services to our customers by quick turnaround of cargos at the berth, at the yard & at the gate. The new addition by Maersk takes us one step closer in providing easy access to our customers located in north and west hinterland in India with key markets across the globe.”