French Asia Line 1 (FAL 1)

Map of the French Asia Line 1 (FAL 1)

Latest News

Introduction of 18 000 Teu class vessels as from quarter 2 - 2015

Transit Time Calculation (as per proforma)

Key Figures

Key Figures
Frequency Weekly
Vessel Fleet 11
Ports of Call 15
Duration 77 Days

Line Strengths

Westbound :

  • - Complete coverage of Central (Shanghai and Ningbo) and South China (Xiamen, Hong Kong, Chiwan and Yantian) origins

  • - Direct call at Tangier for North and West African imports

  • - Fast transit time to Southampton 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 Refeer Plugs Dwt Built Flag Speed
CMA CGM ALEXANDER VON HUMBOLDT CMA-CGM CC N 16 022 1185 187 588 2013 UNITED KINGDOM 24
CMA CGM AMERIGO VESPUCCI CMA-CGM MP Y 13 830 800 157 092 2010 FRANCE 24
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 GEMINI CMA-CGM CC N 11 388 800 131 263 2010 UNITED KINGDOM 25
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 16 000 1200 187 626 2013 FRANCE 24
CMA CGM KERGUELEN CMA-CGM CC N 17 722 1254 159 000 2014 UNITED KINGDOM 23
CMA CGM MAGELLAN CMA-CGM CC N 13 830 800 157 092 2010 UNITED KINGDOM 24
CMA CGM MARCO POLO CMA-CGM CC N 16 000 1200 186 726 2012 UNITED KINGDOM 24
CMA CGM NEVADA CMA-CGM CC N 12 552 1000 142 400 2011 MALTA 25

Main Connections

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

- Westbound call in Tangier, Morocco, 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 at Khor Fakkan for a comprehensive coverage of the Middle East trades via our feeders

Networks and Operational information

Origin Area

Origin Area
Ports Port Terminals Shipping Agents
SOUTHAMPTON DP WORLD SOUTHAMPTON CMA CGM (UK) SHIPPING LIMITED
HAMBURG BUKAI HAMBURG CMA CGM DEUTSCHLAND GMBH
ROTTERDAM DO NOT USE CMA CGM HOLLAND BV
ZEEBRUGGE CONTAINER HANDLING ZEEBRUGGE CMA CGM BELGIUM NV
LE HAVRE TERMINAL DE FRANCE CMA CGM AGENCES FRANCE SAS
MALTA(FREEPORT) MALTA FREE PORT TERMINAL LTD CMA CGM MALTA TRANSHIPMENT
KHOR AL FAKKAN KHORFAKKAN PORT CMA CGM AND ANL NE LLC
NINGBO GANGJI TERMINAL CMA CGM NINGBO

Destination Area

Destination Area
Ports Port Terminals Shipping Agents
NINGBO GANGJI TERMINAL CMA CGM NINGBO
SHANGHAI YANGSHAN DEEP WATER PORT PHASE3 TER CMA CGM (CHINA) SHIPPING CO., LTD.
XIAMEN XIAMEN XINHAIDA CMA CGM (CHINA) SHIPPING CO., LTD.
HONG KONG HONG KONG INT'L TERMINAL (HIT4) CMA CGM (HONG KONG) LIMITED
CHIWAN MAWAN CONTAINER TERMINAL CMA CGM (CHINA) SHIPPING CO., LTD.
YANTIAN YANTIAN INTERNATIONAL CONT TERMINAL CMA CGM (CHINA) SHIPPING CO., LTD.
PORT KELANG WESTPORT TERMINAL CMA CGM MALAYSIA SDN BHD (813160-P)
TANGER MED EUROGATE TERMINAL TANGIER CMA CGM MAROC
SOUTHAMPTON DP WORLD SOUTHAMPTON CMA CGM (UK) SHIPPING LIMITED