Services Updates

CMA CGM Midas service: ad-hoc call in Cotonou

CMA CGM wishes to inform its customers of the contingency plan it has set up on its Midas service connecting India and Middle East Gulf to West Africa.


The port congestion continues to deteriorate in Douala, Cameroon, and is reaching a waiting time prior berthing, up to 16 days.

CMA CGM contingency plan is to perform ad-hoc call at Cotonou, Benin, and then feeder to Douala with CMA CGM dedicated feeders.

The contingency plan takes place as from MV AUGUSTE SCHULTE, voyage MU695W, ETA Cotonou December 22nd, 2013.

Midas service is operated along the following schedule: Mundra (Sun) – Khor Al Fakkan (Wed) – Jebel Ali (Fri) – Durban (Tue) – Walvis Bay (Mon) – Pointe Noire (Wed) – Luanda (Sun) – Apapa / Tin Can Lagos (Fri) – Cotonou (Mon) – Cape Town (Mon) – Durban (Sun) – Mundra.

For more information, please contact your local CMA CGM office.