OCEAN Alliance Asia's 14.424-TEU Taurus makes its first Hamburg call.
THE 14.424-TEU Taurus of the OCEAN Alliance, is the first ship in the new Asia service Loop 7 to dock in the Port of Hamburg, said the port authority.
This service is part of the new Day 3 Product, with which the Alliance consisting of CMA CGM, Cosco, Evergreen and OOCL is entering its third year.
The new Asia-North Europe service Loop 7 is served by 10 Evergreen units between 13,000 and 14,000 TEU linking Hamburg weekly with Port Klang, Ningbo, Shanghai, Kaohsiung, Shenzhen-Shekou and Colombo.
The transit time from Colombo or Shenzhen-Shekou to Hamburg is scheduled at 21 and 29 days respectively. Transport from Hamburg to Port Klang takes 28 days. The entire round voyage lasts 70 days.