Far East is only a click away with Hapag-Lloyd’s ABX service
Hapag-Lloyd Overseas, which provides a global network, will offer a new option to exporters and importers with its ABX service (Asia-Black Sea Express) beginning at the end of June. Book with a single click via Hapag-Lloyd’s www.inttra.com web site
Beginning in June 2007, Hapag-Lloyd will offer its new ABX service which will follow the rotation: Shanghai/ Ningbo/ Shekou/ Singapore/ Damietta/ Istanbul/ Constanta/ Odessa/ Izmir/ Damietta/ Singapore/ Shanghai route. This service will provide a rapid, dependable alternative for import and export shipments on the high volume Far East line.
Service provided by eight vessels
Eight vessels averaging 3,000 TEU will operate on this line, which will begin transporting goods from Shanghai at the end of June. Shipments will reach Shanghai in 25 days from Istanbul and in 24 days from Izmir.
Import shipments on this line will primarily consist of raw materials and all kinds of finished goods, while export shipments will mostly include glass goods, thread, blocks of marble, minerals and flour.
Hapag-Lloyd provides service with approximately 330 sales offices in over 100 countries. The company transported over 5,000,000 TEU worldwide in 2006 and continues to offer impressive performance in this sector with a fleet of 141 vessels with a total capacity of 480,000 TEU.
Hapag-Lloyd Overseas successfully carries out agency services in Turkey and Greece and has expanded its range of services by adding new stops to many of its services, creating alternative solutions for import and export shipments.
Your shipments will be at the tips of your fingers
The INTTRA portal offers convenient services for Hapag-Lloyd customers. Bookings can be made and shipping instructions can be given via www.inttra.com This portal offers time and cost savings, making it possible to track all information flow online.