CMA CGM to upgrade ASAF connecting Asia with West Africa

Posted by Daily Shipping Times on 16-02-2018        Tweet

MARSEILLE: CMA CGM has informed of the significant improvement of ASAF service connecting Asia direct to West Africa Central and South range.

As from March 2018, ASAF service will be upgraded as follows:

•             New Port coverage: Qingdao – Xingang/Tianjin – Busan – Shanghai – Ningbo – Nansha – Tanjung Pelepas – Singapore – Pointe des Galets – Cape Town – Pointe Noire – Kribi – Luanda – Cape Town – Port Kelang – Singapore – Qingdao

•             Kribi direct weekly call is added in the port coverage. The strategic operational hub will permit a very smooth and seamless connection to the Democratic Republic of Congo and Gabon

•             Significant product improvement with very competitive transit time: ports of the Republic of the Congo will be reached from Shanghai in 40 days and Libreville in 41 days.