News Release

Friday, 19 December 2014

MOL Improves Intra-Asia Service Network: Enhancement of “CBE” with New Feeder Service “MNS”


MOL Liner Ltd. (MOL) today announced the enhancement of their Intra-Asia service network with new rotations of the “CBE” (East Japan Korea Thailand Service) as well as a new Manila feeder service named “MNS” (Manila North Shuttle). The enhancement will provide a more competitive and stable product to MOL’s customers and is part of MOL’s ongoing effort to improve their overall coverage and schedule reliability.  (Reference made to the Press Release from MOL Power on Dec 9, 2014 titled ‘MOL Improves Intra-Asia Service Network: Enhancement of “CBW” and “CVT” with New Feeder Service “MSS”’)

 

The new feeder service, “MNS”, which will be operated by MOL, will contribute directly to the schedule enhancement of the “CBE” by omitting Manila.  The new service will run between Japan – Korea – Manila with one of the most competitive transit times in market.

 

With the improvement of their Intra-Asia service network, MOL will continue to provide high-quality services and extensive port coverage to cater to diverse customer requirements.

 

The new rotation of the “CBE” and “MNS” are as follows:

 

1. CBE

New rotation

Tokyo (Sat/Sun) – Yokohama (Sun/Sun) – Shimizu (Mon/Mon) – Yokkaichi (Tue/Tue) – Nagoya (Tue/Wed) – Pusan (Thu/Fri) – 1st Laem Chabang (Wed/Thu) – 2nd Laem Chabang (Fri/Fri) – Cai Mep (Sun/Sun) – Tokyo

 

 T/R: 21 days (3 ships by MOL operation)

 

Commencement of new schedule 

MV “Cape Melville” v.1001N, ETA Laem Chabang, Effective January 16, 2015

 

2. MNS

New Rotation

Tokyo (Sun/Sun) – Yokohama (Sun/Mon) – Shimizu (Mon/Mon) – Nagoya (Tue/Tue) – Pusan (Fri/Fri) – Manila North Harbor (Tue/Tue) – Tokyo

T/R: 14 days (2 ships by MOL operation)

Commencement of new schedule 

MV “MOL Horizon” v.1001N, ETA Manila, Effective January 20, 2015