ZIM Lines has announced a second service into Australia that will commence in December.
At this point the additional service will be called SAX and operate:
Laem Chabang – Ho Chi Minh – Nansha – Yantian – Sydney – Melbourne – Brisbane
The service will start with its maiden voyage from Laem Chabang ETD 4 December, HCM 6 December, Nansha 10 December. There will then be a blank sailing and a resumption Mid December.
The service will operate 6 x 2200 TEU vessels.
ZIM Lines introduced their first service Mid-October referred to as CAX.
With the introduction of the above service CAX has re-worked scheduling as follows:
Xiamen – Ningbo – Shanghai – Sydney – Melbourne – Brisbane
The additional tonnage will be welcome in the current shipping environment. ZIM have provided this summary (ZIM Serrvice Details).
We will update quotes to include ZIM services where appropriate to support your current shipping requirements.