Tuesday Feb 13th 2018

MSC restructures Far East to SAWC network with a new VSA

MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company is pleased to announce a new vessel sharing agreement (VSA), effective on Far East – South America West Coast services.

The VSA will come into force in the week 14, between MSC, Hapag-Lloyd, ONE and HMM.


Port Rotation:
Keelung, Hong Kong, Yantian, Ningbo, Shanghai, Busan, Manzanillo, Lazaro Cardenas, Callao, Iquique, Valparaiso, Coronel, Keelung.

Note: during the reefer season after Valparaiso we will proceed directly Hong Kong (from December to May)
[Inca route map]


Port Rotation:
Shanghai, Xiamen, Shekou, Hong Kong, Ningbo, Busan, Manzanillo, Lazaro Cardenas, Balboa, Buenaventura, Callao, San Antonio, Coronel, Lirquen, San Antonio, Puerto Angamos, Callao, Lazaro Cardenas, Manzanillo, Tokyo/Yokohama, Busan, Shanghai

[Andes route map]


Port Rotation:
Ningbo, Shanghai, Qingdao, Busan, Yokohama, Ensenada, Manzanillo, Puerto Quetzal, Balboa, Buenaventura, Callao, Guayaquil, Buenaventura, Balboa, Lazaro Cardenas, Manzanillo, Ensenada, Yokohama, Busan, Ningbo.

[Aztec route map]

Source: MSC (LF)
Similar announcements are available from Hapag-Lloyd and HMM