COSCO Shipping Lines launches OCEAN Alliance 2019 service products

17 January 2019

2019,the OCEAN Alliance Day Three is improving and optimizing global network based on 2018 Day Two product, intends to deploy estimated total carrying capacity of 3.86 million TEUs. The OCEAN Alliance will provide broader coverage, better and more stable service in following trade lanes:

• 19 Transpacific services (with 12 Asia - West Coast North America services, 7 Asia - East Coast North America and U.S. Gulf services)
• 7 Asia - Europe services
• 5 Asia - Mediterranean services
• 3 Transatlantic services(including one Non-OA loops)
• 4 Asia – Middle East services
• 2 Asia - Red Sea services

7 Asia - Europe services:
The OCEAN Alliance keep optimizing the service loops, by providing 7 service loops, faster transit time, better port pair coverage, more stable service and more selections is available to our customers. Zeebrugge, Rotterdam, Gdansk as hub can further extend to Spanish Bilbao, Ireland, and Baltic region like Sweden, Denmark, Poland, Finland, Lithuania and Russia.

AEU1: Shanghai-Ningbo-Xiamen-Yantian-Singapore-SUEZ Canal-Felixstowe-Zeebrugge-Gdansk-Wilhelmshaven-Piraeus-SUEZ Canal-Port Kelang-Hong Kong-ShanghaiZ

AEU3: Tianjin-Dalian-Qingdao-Shanghai-Ningbo-Singapore--SUEZ Canal-Piraeus-Rotterdam- Hamburg-Antwerp- Rotterdam-SUEZ Canal-Shanghai-Tianjin

AEU7: Xiamen-Nansha-Hong Kong-Yantian-Cai Mep-Port Kelang-Suez Canal-Piraeus-Hamburg-Rotterdam-Zeebrugge-Felixstowe-Suez Canal-Singapore-Yantian-Xiamen

AEU2: Busan-Ningbo-Shanghai-Yantian-Singapore-Suez Canal-Algeciras-Southampton-Dunkirk-Hamburg-Rotterdam- Southampton -Le Havre-Malta-SUEZ Canal-Jebel Ali-Port Kelang-Xiamen-Busan

AEU6: Qingdao-Ningbo-Shanghai-Yantian-Cai Mep-Singapore-SUEZ Canal-Le Havre-Rotterdam-Hamburg-Antwerp-Le Havre-Algeciras-SUEZ Canal-Port Kelang-Nansha-Qingdao

AEU5: Kaohsiung-Qingdao-Ningbo-Shanghai-Taipei-Yantian-Tanjung Pelepas-SUEZ Canal-Rotterdam-Felixstowe-Hamburg-Rotterdam-SUEZ Canal-Colombo- Tanjung Pelepas -Kaohsiung

AEU9: Shanghai-Ningbo-Kaohsiung-Shekou-Colombo-SUEZ Canal-s-Antwerp- Hamburg-Rotterdam- SUEZ Canal-Port Kelang-Shanghai


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5 Asia- Mediterranean services:
17 Asian ports, 23 Mediterranean ports, 5 express services: 2 West Mediterranean Express, 1 calling Black Sea Express, 1 Israel Express and 1 to Adriatic Express. The Adriatic Express is one of the leading products in the market with most direct callings. Meanwhile, the Mediterranean service is further enhanced by Piraeus hub and owned feeder network and the China-Europe Rail Express service, which provide rapid and smooth connection to hinterland like Czech Republic, Hungary to the north and Egypt, Israel to the south, Spain, North Africa to the west.

AEM1: Qingdao-Shanghai-Ningbo-Kaohsiung-Hong Kong-Yantian-Singapore-SUEZ Canal-Piraeus-La Spezia-Genoa-Fos-Valencia-Piraeus-SUEZ Canal -Colombo-Singapore-Hong Kong-Qingdao

AEM2: Qingdao-Tianjin-Pusan-Shanghai-Ningbo-Nansha-Yantian-Singapore-SUEZ Canal-Malta- Valencia- Barcelona -Fos-Genoa-Malta -Beirut-SUEZ Canal-Jeddah-Port Kelang-Xiamen-Qingdao

AEM3: Pusan-Shanghai-Ningbo- Xiamen-Shekou-Singapore-SUEZ Canal-Port Said -Beirut-Piraeus-Istanbul Evyap (Izmit)-Istanbul Ambarli (Avcilar)-Constanza-Odessa-Istanbul Ambarli (Avcilar) -Mersin-Port Said-SUEZ Canal-Jeddah-Port Kelang-Pusan

AEM5: Qingdao-Shanghai-Ningbo-Taipei-Yantian-Shekou- Tanjung Pelepas-Port Kelang-SUEZ Canal-Ashdod-Haifa-Alexandria-Mersin-Piraeus-SUEZ Canal-Jeddah-Tanjung Pelepas-Shekou-Kaohsiung-Qingdao

AEM6: Shanghai-Ningbo-Pusan-Shekou-Singapore-SUEZ Canal-Malta-Koper-Trieste-Rijeka-Venice-Koper -Malta –Port Said -SUEZ Canal-Jeddah-Port Kelang-Shekou-Shanghai

19 Transpacific services (with 12 Asia - West Coast North America services):

8 Pacific Southwest services:

The PSW services provide direct service from China,Japan,Korea, S.E.A and other major ports to USWC including Long Beach, Los Angeles, Oakland, Tacoma and Prince Rupert. We provide frequent sailings: 4 weekly services from South China, 3 weekly services from North and Central China, 1 weekly service from S.E.A. The express services enable us to provide leading transit time for each destination in the market.

AAS2: Fuqing-Nansha-Hong Kong-Yantian-Xiamen- Los Angeles-Oakland-Fuqing

CEN: Tianjin-Qingdao-Shanghai-Ningbo-Prince Rupert-Long Beach -Oakland-Tianjin

SEA2: (AWE5)-Port Kelang-Singapore-Jakarta-Laem Chabang-Cai Mep- Los Angeles -Oakland-Hong Kong –-(AWE5)

AAC2: Qingdao-Shanghai-Ningbo- Los Angeles -Oakland-Tokyo-Qingdao

AAS: Kaohsiung-Cai Mep-Hong Kong-Yantian-Kaohsiung- Long Beach –Kaohsiung

AAS3: Taipei-Xiamen-Shekou-Yantian- Los Angeles -Oakland-Taipei

AAS4: Yantian-Hong Kong-Kaohsiung-Taipei- Los Angeles -Oakland-Tacoma- Kaohsiung –Yantian

AAC4: Ningbo-Shanghai-Pusan- Long Beach -Pusan-Ningbo

4 Pacific Northwest services:
The PNW services provide direct service from China, Japan, Korea and S.E.A and other major ports to Prince Rupert, Vancouver, Tacoma and Seattle,4 PNW services with different advantages , MPNW service first calling Seattle, CPNW first calling Prince Rupert, EPNW first calling Tacoma and OPNW first calling Vancouver in the Northwest. The broad coverage of ports in FE and rapid reach to port in Northwest US makes the product efficient and reliable.

MPNW: Yantian-Xiamen-Ningbo-Shanghai-Pusan-Seattle-Vancouver-Yantian

CPNW: Hong Kong-Yantian- Ningbo- Shanghai-Prince Rupert-Vancouver-Yokohama-Shanghai-Hong Kong

EPNW: Yantian-Kaohsiung-Shanghai-Ningbo-Tacoma-Vancouver-Tokyo-Osaka-Qingdao-Yantian

OPNW: Shekou-Hong Kong-Yantian-Kaohsiung-Vancouver-Seattle-Pusan-Kaohsiung-Shekou

7 Asia - East Coast North America and U.S. Gulf services:
The AWE services provide direct service from China, Japan, Korea S.E.A and other major ports to USEC and Gulf including New York, Norfolk, Savannah, Charleston, Houston and Tampa. In the 7 service loops, 5 USEC and 2 Gulf services. 5 USEC services including 1 Central China New York express, 1 Central China New York Savannah express,1 Southeast Asia New York express,1 South China Savannah express and 1 S.E.A to New York express. 2 GULF services both provide Central & South China Houston express. USEC and Gulf service can provide excellent and reliable service by providing rapid transit time, good punctuality, broad coverage and high frequency of sailings.

AWE1: Qingdao-Ningbo-Shanghai-Pusan-Colon-Savannah-Charleston-Boston-New York-Colon-Qingdao

AWE2: Qingdao-Ningbo-Shanghai-Pusan-New York-Norfolk-Savannah-Qingdao

AWE3: Xiamen-Hong Kong-Yantian-Kaohsiung-Colon-Savannah-Baltimore-Norfolk-New York-Xiamen

AWE4: Cai Mep- Hong Kong-Yantian- Xiamen-Shanghai-Colon-New York-Savannah-Charleston-Cai Mep

AWE5: (SEA2)-Hong Kong-Cai Mep-Singapore-Port Kelang-Colombo-Halifax-New York- Norfolk- Savannah-Charleston- Port Kelang- (SEA2)

GME: Shanghai-Ningbo-Xiamen-Yantian-Houston-Mobile-Tampa-Shanghai

GME2: Singapore-Hong Kong-Shekou- Ningbo- Shanghai -Pusan-Houston-Mobile- New Orleans- Tampa-Miami-Singapore

3 Transatlantic services:
The service provide smooth connection between major ports in Europe and US including: New York, Savannah, Charleston, Houston and Miami express. We keep aiming to provide faster and better service to our customers.

MENA(Non-OA loop):Fos-Genoa-La Spezia-Barcelona-Valencia-New York-Norfolk-Savannah-Miami- Algeciras-Fos

TAE: Southampton-Antwerp-Rotterdam-Bremerhaven-Le Havre-New York-Norfolk-Savannah-Charleston-Southampton

EAG: Le Havre-Antwerp-Rotterdam-Bremerhaven-Charleston-Miami-Veracruz-Altamira-Houston-New Orleans-Le Havre

4 Asia – Middle East services:
The Middle East services cover major ports in China and S.E.A as well as Jubail, Bahrain, Sokha and Hamad express services. South and Central China 4 weekly service with abundant space, 4 weekly service to Jebel Ali, 3 weekly service to Damman. By using Abu Dhabi as hub to reach Kuwait, Iraq,Oman and other Middle East countries. We can capable of providing leading fast transit time in the market.

MEX: Qingdao-Shanghai-Ningbo-Nansha-Singapore-Jebel Ali-Abu Dhabi-Dammam- Abu Dhabi Port Kelang-Shanghai

MEX2: Pusan-Lianyungang-Qingdao-Shanghai-Hong Kong –Shekou-Singapore-Jebel Ali-Dammam-Jubail-Abu Dhabi Port-Singapore-Nansha-Pusan

MEX4: Tianjin-Qingdao-Ningbo-Shekou-Singapore-Sokha-Jebel Ali- Hamad- Dammam-Bahrain-Singapore-Yantian-Tianjin

MEX5: Shanghai-Ningbo-Taipei-Shekou-Tanjung Pelepas-Port Kelang-Jebel Ali-Umm Qasr-Jebel Ali-Port Kelang-Hong Kong-Shanghai

2 Asia - Red Sea services:
The Red Sea services connect major ports in China and S.E.A to broad coverage of Red Sea ports including Jeddah, Sokha,Aqaba,Djibouti express. By using Jeddah as hub we can further reach more ports including Aden and Hodeidah.

RES1: Tianjin-Qingdao-Ningbo-Nansha-Shekou -Singapore-Jeddah-Sokhna-Aqaba-Jeddah-Port Kelang -Ningbo-Tianjin

RES2: Shanghai-Ningbo-Taipei-Xiamen-Shekou-Singapore--Djibouti-Jeddah-Sokhna-Aqaba-Djibouti-Singapore-Shanghai

Above service rotations are subject to review and market conditions.

China COSCO Shipping Corporation Limited, press release