CKYH and Evergreen Line To Cooperate on U.S. East Coast / Northwest Europe TradeCreated by HButler on 8/28/2009 9:27:03 AM
CKYH Alliance (Cosco, "K" Line, Yang Ming, Hanjin Shipping) and Evergreen Line have announced that they will be launching a new service in the U.S. East Coast - North West Europe trade at the end of September 2009.
The Trans Atlantic Express (TAE) service is a combination of two existing lanes operated by CKYH Alliance and Evergreen Line: TAS1 (Trans Atlantic Service Loop 1) by CKYH and NUE (North Asia - U.S. East Coast - European Pendulum) by Evergreen Line.
The TAE service will operate with a total of four vessels (loadable capacity around 2,400 TEUs), with CKYH jointly deploying two vessels andEvergreen contributing two.
The port rotation will be as follows: Antwerp - Bremerhaven - Rotterdam - Le Havre - New York - Norfolk - Charleston - Antwerp.