South America East Cost West Africa Service

Map of the South America East Cost West Africa Service

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EastBound

EastBound
Port Transit Time
NAVEGANTES, BR 0
PARANAGUA, BR 1
SANTOS, BR 2
SANTOS, BR 3
RIO DE JANEIRO, BR 4
CAPE TOWN, ZA 13

WestBound

WestBound
Port Transit Time
CAPE TOWN, ZA 13
DURBAN, ZA 16
PORT ELIZABETH, ZA 19
LUANDA, AO 26
POINTE NOIRE, CG 29
NAVEGANTES, BR 41

Transit Time Calculation (as per proforma)

Key Figures

Key Figures
Frequency Weekly
Vessel Fleet 6
Ports of Call 10
Duration 42 Days

Line Strengths

  • > Direct and reliable service between South America East Coast and West Africa with a 14- day frequency

  • > South America ports includes Buenos Aires Argentina and Montevideo Uruguay, via Itajai Hub

  • > Service from Asunciun, Paraguay through Montevideo Uruguay via Itajai Hub

  • > Extensive connections from East Coast South America ports and network into other West Africa Ports.

  • - w features includes direct call at Point Noire as first port in the rotation to connect efficiently ports in Nigeria, Gabon, Togo, Benin, Democratic Rep of Congo

  • *** REEFER *** Out Of Gauge / Break Bulk ***

  • > Operational know-how

  • > Extensive reefer plugs available on board

  • *** INTERMODAL SOLUTIONS ***

> In relay via Pointe Noire, inland solutions are available:

  • - Brazzaville through Congo,

  • - Niamey & Maradi through Benin and Togo,

  • - Kinshasa through RDC

Operated Vessels

Operated Vessels
Name Operator Type Geared Nominal Capacity Ccial Capacity @14t Reefer Plugs Dwt Built Flag Speed
CAP CORTES HAMBURG SUED CC N 3 820 500 51 732 2013 PORTUGAL 21
GERHARD SCHULTE HAMBURG SUED CC N 3 534 500 42 150 2006 HONG KONG 24
HS ROSSINI CMA - CGM CC N 3 421 539 46 000 2012 MALTA 21
JPO LEO CMA - CGM CC Y 3 100 500 41 800 2005 LIBERIA 22
NORTHERN DELEGATION NILE DUTCH AFRICA LINE CC N 3 534 500 42 166 2008 LIBERIA 22
POLONIA CMA - CGM CC N 3 091 500 41 800 2003 LIBERIA 22

Main Connections

Full coverage of Central and South Range ports with efficient transhipment HUB:

- via Pointe Noire connecting to:
Tincan, Apapa, Onne - Nigeria, Lome -Togo, Cotonou - Benin, Matadi - Democratic Rep of Congo, Cabinda - Angola

- via Pointe Noire and Cotonou connecting to:
Libreville - Gabon, Douala - Cameroun

Networks and Operational information