French Asia Line 1 (FAL 1)

Map of the French Asia Line 1 (FAL 1)

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Key Figures

Key Figures
Frequency Weekly
Vessel Fleet 12
Ports of Call 17
Duration 84 Days

Line Strengths

Westbound :

> Complete coverage of main Chinese ports :

  • North China, Central China and South China

  • > Direct call in Busan, Korea

  • > Import call at Algeciras for North and West African imports

  • > exclusive call in Dunkirk

  • > Fast transit time to Southampton, Dunkirk and Hamburg

Eastbound :

  • > Coverage of Northern Europe main ports

  • > Le Havre last port of loading

  • > Call at Malta for Mediterranean markets

  • > Direct call at Khor Fakkan for exports to Middle East

  • > Good coverage of Central and South China

Operated Vessels

Operated Vessels
Name Operator Type Geared Nominal Capacity Ccial Capacity @14t Reefer Plugs Dwt Built Flag Speed
CMA CGM ALEXANDER VON HUMBOLDT CMA - CGM CC N 16 022 1185 187 396 2013 UNITED KINGDOM 23
CMA CGM BENJAMIN FRANKLIN CMA - CGM CC N 17 859 1400 185 070 2015 UNITED KINGDOM 22
CMA CGM BOUGAINVILLE CMA - CGM CC N 17 722 1254 186 528 2015 FRANCE 23
CMA CGM CHRISTOPHE COLOMB CMA - CGM CC N 13 830 800 157 092 2009 FRANCE 24
CMA CGM CORTE REAL CMA - CGM CC N 13 830 800 157 092 2010 UNITED KINGDOM 24
CMA CGM GEORG FORSTER CMA - CGM CC N 17 722 1254 159 000 2014 UNITED KINGDOM 23
CMA CGM JULES VERNE CMA - CGM CC N 16 022 1185 187 396 2013 FRANCE 23
CMA CGM KERGUELEN CMA - CGM CC N 17 722 1254 159 000 2014 UNITED KINGDOM 23
CMA CGM MAGELLAN CMA - CGM CC N 13 830 800 165 375 2010 UNITED KINGDOM 24
CMA CGM MARCO POLO CMA - CGM CC N 16 022 1185 187 396 2012 UNITED KINGDOM 23
CMA CGM VASCO DE GAMA CMA - CGM CC N 17 859 1400 184 700 2015 UNITED KINGDOM 22
CMA CGM ZHENG HE CMA - CGM CC N 17 859 1400 185 000 2015 UNITED KINGDOM 22

Main Connections

> Westbound call in CMA CGM Port Kelang hub for connection with South East Asia origins

> Westbound call in Algeciras, Spain, for fast connection to relay services to North and West Africa

> Optimized connections with Baltic / Scandinavia / UK feeders via Hamburg and Southampton

> Eastbound call at Malta hub for a full coverage of the Mediterranean markets via our feeders

> Eastbound call at Khor Fakkan for a comprehensive coverage of the Middle East trades via our feeders

Networks and Operational information