News Release

Monday, 15 June 2015

G6 Alliance announces Asia/North America Service Enhancements

In response to market demand, members of the G6 Alliance today announced service enhancements in the Asia – North America (Pacific Southwest) trade.

Service Enhancements

Central China 2 (CC2) Service – Additional Pusan call

The CC2 service will be upgraded to include a permanent Pusan call. Transit times from other origins will remain unchanged.

New port rotation:
Ningbo – Shanghai – Busan – Long Beach – Ningbo

Effective voyage: OOCL Kuala Lumpur OKL 075E ETA Ningbo 28 June 2015 & ETA Long Beach 16 July 2015

South China 1 (SC1) Service - Additional Kaohsiung call

The SC1 service will be upgraded to include an additional eastbound Kaohsiung call.

New port rotation:
Xiamen – Chiwan – Yantian – Kaohsiung – Los Angeles – Oakland – Kaohsiung - Xiamen

Effective voyage:
APL Houston AHT 008E ETA Xiamen 01 July 2015 &
ETA Los Angeles 20 July 2015 The G6 Alliance offers a variety of services between Asia and Europe, Asia and North America as well as on the Transatlantic covering all major port pairs with weekly sailings.

The G6 Alliance members are: APL, Hapag-Lloyd, Hyundai Merchant Marine, Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Nippon Yusen Kaisha and Orient Overseas Container Line.