Columbus Loop

Map of the Columbus Loop

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SouthBound

SouthBound
Port Transit Time
SHANGHAI, CN 0
HONG KONG, HK 2
YANTIAN, CN 3
VUNG TAU, VN 6
PORT KELANG, MY 9
NEW YORK, NY, US 33

NorthBound

NorthBound
Port Transit Time
NEW YORK, NY, US 33
NORFOLK, VA, US 36
SAVANNAH, GA, US 38
MALTA(FREEPORT), MT 52
PORT KELANG, MY 69

EastBound

EastBound
Port Transit Time
PORT KELANG, MY 69
HONG KONG, HK 74
YANTIAN, CN 75
SHANGHAI, CN 78
NINGBO, CN 80
BUSAN, KOREA, KR 82
SEATTLE, WA, US 93

WestBound

WestBound
Port Transit Time
SEATTLE, WA, US 93
VANCOUVER, BC, CA 96
NAKHODKA, RU 112
SHANGHAI, CN 118

Transit Time Calculation (as per proforma)

Key Figures

Key Figures
Frequency Weekly
Vessel Fleet 17
Ports of Call 18
Duration 119 Days

Line Strengths

PNW:

  • Dedicated service to North American Northwest markets (Seattle and Vancouver)

  • All inland destination (Northern and Midwest) serviced via Seattle for USA and Vancouver for Canada

  • Direct call from PNW to Yokohama (JPN)

USEC:

  • Optimum coverage of Japan, Central and South China and South East Asia Markets to US East Coast.

  • Relay in Tanjung Pelepas Hub allowing for multiple weekly connections to and from South East Asia ports to both USEC and USWC and Canada (PNW)

  • Fast Transit Times

Operated Vessels

Operated Vessels
Name Operator Type Geared Nominal Capacity Ccial Capacity @14t Reefer Plugs Dwt Built Flag Speed
CMA CGM ALMAVIVA CMA-CGM CC N 8 400 700 109 000 2010 FRANCE 24
CMA CGM ATTILA CHINA SHIPPING CONTAINER LINE CC N 8 428 700 101 474 2011 MALTA 26
CMA CGM BIANCA CMA-CGM CC N 8 428 700 101 474 2011 MALTA 26
CMA CGM CENDRILLON CMA-CGM CC N 8 469 700 109 021 2009 UNITED KINGDOM 25
CMA CGM DALILA CMA-CGM CC N 8 469 700 109 020 2010 FRANCE 25
CMA CGM DON GIOVANNI CHINA SHIPPING CONTAINER LINE CC N 8 197 700 100 000 2006 LIBERIA 24
CMA CGM DON PASCUALE CHINA SHIPPING CONTAINER LINE CC N 8 533 700 100 800 2007 LIBERIA 25
CMA CGM FAUST CHINA SHIPPING CONTAINER LINE CC N 8 204 700 2006 LIBERIA 25
CMA CGM FIGARO CMA-CGM CC N 8 400 700 109 020 2009 FRANCE 24
CMA CGM LA SCALA CMA-CGM CC N 8 469 700 109 020 2010 UNITED KINGDOM 25
CMA CGM MELISANDE CMA-CGM CC N 8 428 700 101 474 2012 MALTA 26
CMA CGM PARSIFAL CHINA SHIPPING CONTAINER LINE CC N 8 197 700 100 000 2006 LIBERIA 24
CMA CGM TANCREDI CMA-CGM CC N 8 428 700 101 474 2011 MALTA 26
CMA CGM VIVALDI CMA-CGM CC N 8 478 700 101 662 2004 MARSHALL ISLANDS 25
PACIFIC LINK CHINA SHIPPING CONTAINER LINE CC N 8 238 700 100 400 2004 GERMANY 26
UASC UMM QASR UNITED ARAB SHIPPING CO CC N 9 034 1370 112 171 2014 SINGAPORE 0
UASC ZAMZAM UNITED ARAB SHIPPING CO CC N 9 034 1370 112 171 2014 SINGAPORE 0

Main Connections

TANJUNG PELEPAS gives acces to all South East Asia markets. EB and WB calls allows for inbound and outbound cargo.

Networks and Operational information

Origin Area

Origin Area
Ports Port Terminals Shipping Agents
SHANGHAI YANGSHAN DEEP WATER PORT PHASE3 TER CMA CGM (CHINA) SHIPPING CO., LTD.
HONG KONG HONG KONG INT'L TERMINAL (HIT4) CMA CGM (HONG KONG) LIMITED
YANTIAN YANTIAN INTERNATIONAL CONT TERMINAL CMA CGM (CHINA) SHIPPING CO., LTD.
VUNG TAU CAI MEP INTERNATIONAL TERMINAL CO CMA CGM VIETNAM JSC
PORT KELANG WESTPORT TERMINAL CMA CGM MALAYSIA SDN BHD (813160-P)
NEW YORK, NY PNCT Newark NJ CMA CGM (AMERICA) LLC
NORFOLK, VA VIRGINIA INTERNATIONAL GATEWAY CMA CGM (AMERICA) LLC
SAVANNAH, GA GARDEN CITY TERMINAL CMA CGM (AMERICA) LLC
MALTA(FREEPORT) MALTA FREE PORT TERMINAL LTD CMA CGM MALTA TRANSHIPMENT
PORT KELANG WESTPORT TERMINAL CMA CGM MALAYSIA SDN BHD (813160-P)

Destination Area

Destination Area
Ports Port Terminals Shipping Agents
PORT KELANG WESTPORT TERMINAL CMA CGM MALAYSIA SDN BHD (813160-P)
HONG KONG HONG KONG INT'L TERMINAL (HIT4) CMA CGM (HONG KONG) LIMITED
YANTIAN YANTIAN INTERNATIONAL CONT TERMINAL CMA CGM (CHINA) SHIPPING CO., LTD.
SHANGHAI YANGSHAN DEEP WATER PORT PHASE3 TER CMA CGM (CHINA) SHIPPING CO., LTD.
NINGBO CHINA MERCHANT INT TERMINAL CMA CGM NINGBO
BUSAN, KOREA BUSAN NEW CONTAINER TERMINAL CMA CGM KOREA CO., LTD
SEATTLE, WA SSA Terminal 18 CMA CGM (AMERICA) LLC
VANCOUVER, BC DELTAPORT CMA CGM CANADA INC
NAKHODKA NAKHODKA BUNKER TERMINAL CMA CGM RUS NAKHODKA
SHANGHAI YANGSHAN DEEP WATER PORT PHASE3 TER CMA CGM (CHINA) SHIPPING CO., LTD.