CMA CGM With Major Adjustments To Its Asia – West Africa Service
The French container carrier CMA CGM has announced to modify its Asia – West Africa coverage by taking slots on FEW2, currently operated by Maersk, and adjusting port rotations of four of its services. The service in CMA CGM’s portfolio, FEW2, deploys 12 vessels with an average weekly capacity of 4,500 TEU. CMA branded the service WAX3 and the port rotation might change, because Port Kelang could be added to the service. The overall rotation time is 84 days, the port rotation, as of now, can be seen below.
Additionally, CMA modifies the four services, WAX, WAX2, ASAF and AFEX, which are either jointly operated by the French Liner and Maersk or by CMA only.
WAX3: Xiamen - Fuzhou - Busan - Shanghai - Ningbo - Nansha - Tanjung Pelepas - Walvis Bay - Lagos (Apapa) - Lagos (Tin Can Island) - Luanda – Xiamen
WAX: Xingang - Qingdao - Shanghai - Ningbo - Chiwan - Nansha - Tanjung Pelepas - Port Kelang - Cape Town - Lagos (Tin Can Island) – Douala – Abidjan – Pointe Noire – Colombo- Port Kelang - Xingang
WAX2: Yantian - Nansha – Tanjung Pelepas – Port Kelang – Apapa - Lagos (Tin Can Island) - Cotonou - Lagos (Apapa) -Tanjung Pelepas – Yantian
ASAF: Shanghai - Ningbo - Chiwan - Nansha - Singapore - Tanjung Pelepas - Port Kelang - Walvis Bay - Pointe Noire - Luanda - Cape Town - Port Kelang – Shanghai
AFEX: Ningbo – Shanghai – Fuzhou – Nansha – Tanjung Pelepas - Port Kelang - Lome – Tema – Abidjan – Tanjung Pelepas - Ningbo