Columbus Loop

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SouthBound

SouthBound
Port Transit Time
NINGBO, CN 0
SHANGHAI, CN 1
HONG KONG, HK 4
YANTIAN, CN 5
VUNG TAU, VN 8
PORT KELANG, MY 10
HALIFAX, NS, CA 32

NorthBound

NorthBound
Port Transit Time
HALIFAX, NS, CA 32
NEW YORK, NY, US 34
NORFOLK, VA, US 37
SAVANNAH, GA, US 40
PORT KELANG, MY 77

EastBound

EastBound
Port Transit Time
PORT KELANG, MY 77
VUNG TAU, VN 80
HONG KONG, HK 82
YANTIAN, CN 83
SHANGHAI, CN 87
NINGBO, CN 89
BUSAN, KOREA, KR 91
SEATTLE, WA, US 102

WestBound

WestBound
Port Transit Time
SEATTLE, WA, US 102
VANCOUVER, BC, CA 104
NINGBO, CN 125

Transit Time Calculation (as per proforma)

Key Figures

Key Figures
Frequency Weekly
Vessel Fleet 18
Ports of Call 19
Duration 126 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 8 469 700 109 020 2010 FRANCE 24
CMA CGM BIANCA CMA - CGM CC N 8 721 700 100 800 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 CSG CC N 8 533 700 100 800 2006 LIBERIA 25
CMA CGM FIGARO CMA - CGM CC N 8 469 700 109 020 2009 FRANCE 25
CMA CGM LA SCALA CMA - CGM CC N 8 469 700 109 020 2010 UNITED KINGDOM 25
CMA CGM MELISANDE CMA - CGM CC N 8 721 700 101 387 2012 MALTA 26
CMA CGM PARSIFAL CSG CC N 8 533 700 100 800 2006 LIBERIA 25
CMA CGM TANCREDI CMA - CGM CC N 8 721 700 100 800 2011 MALTA 26
CMA CGM TITUS CMA - CGM CC N 8 469 700 109 169 2010 UNITED KINGDOM 25
CMA CGM VIVALDI CMA - CGM CC N 8 478 700 101 662 2004 MARSHALL ISLANDS 25
CSCL AFRICA CSG CC N 8 094 700 101 717 2005 HONG KONG 25
CSCL AMERICA CSG CC N 8 468 700 101 717 2004 CYPRUS 25
CSCL OCEANIA CSG CC N 8 094 700 99 500 2004 HONG KONG 25
TBN 03 CMA - CGM CC N 0 0 CHINA 0
UASC UMM QASR UNITED ARAB SHIPPING CO CC N 9 034 1370 112 171 2014 SINGAPORE 25
UASC ZAMZAM UNITED ARAB SHIPPING CO CC N 9 034 1370 112 171 2014 SINGAPORE 25

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