Hapag-Lloyd will be offering a weekly direct port call in Vietnam.
The Asia Loop 1 service (LP1) will provide a faster and direct connection between Vietnam and North Europe.
The Vietnamese economy is growing fast and offering a lot of potential for both importers and exporters in Europe.
The first Loop 1 vessel calling Vietnam will be MOL Courage (voyage number 001W10), departing from Ho Chi Minh City (Vung Tau) on March 16, 2012 offering an improved transit time to and from the European direct ports of call Rotterdam, Hamburg, Southampton and Le Havre.
Service Details:Port Rotation
Kobe • Nagoya • Shimizu • Tokyo • Hong Kong • Ho Chi Minh City (Vung Tau) • Singapore • Jeddha • Suez • Rotterdam • Hamburg • Southampton • Le Havre • Suez • Singapore • Hong Kong • Kobe
The weekly service will be calling the Saigon New Port Cai Mep / Tan Cang Cai Mep International Terminal (TCIT), located in the Ba Ria Vung Tau province.
The Ho Chi Minh Inland Container Depots (ICD) provide a barge shuttle service from / to Tan Cang Cai Mep International Terminal (TCIT). In addition a drop-off and pick-up service of laden containers is also available at the following Inland Container Depots (ICD):
- Tan Cang Cat Lai Terminal
- Tan Cang ICD
- Sotrans ICD
- Phuc Long ICD
- Tanamexco ICD
- Transimex ICD