Swahili Express

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SouthBound

SouthBound
Port Transit Time
NHAVA SHEVA, IN 0
MUNDRA, IN 1
KHOR AL FAKKAN, AE 4
JEBEL ALI, AE 6
MOMBASA, KE 14

NorthBound

NorthBound
Port Transit Time
MOMBASA, KE 14
DAR ES SALAAM, TZ 16
NHAVA SHEVA, IN 27

Transit Time Calculation (as per proforma)

Key Figures

Key Figures
Frequency Weekly
Vessel Fleet 4
Ports of Call 6
Duration 28 Days

Line Strengths

  • Direct Service from Middle East Gulf ports to Kenya and Zanzibar. Offering the most reliable Transit Times.

  • CMA-CGM dedicated relay service from Nhava Sheva and Mundra ports via Khor Al Fakkan in order to avoid congestion.

Servicing numerous African inland destinations: including land-locked countries via local "corridors" to South Sudan, Uganda, Rwanda.

  • Support of in-house professional teams throughout Africa and regional offices in Middle East and India.

  • Extensive coverage of South and North European ports of origin together with America continent by relay on CMA-CGM global line service via Khor Al Fakkan.

Operated Vessels

Operated Vessels
Name Operator Type Geared Nominal Capacity Ccial Capacity @14t Reefer Plugs Dwt Built Flag Speed
CENTAURUS CMA - CGM CC N 3 426 500 42 603 2010 MARSHALL ISLANDS 23
CMA CGM MANET CMA - CGM MP N 2 262 1 735 446 30 442 2001 CYPRUS 22
EMIRATES ASANTE EMIRATES SHIPPING LINE LLC CC N 3 091 500 41 800 2006 LIBERIA 22
NORO CMA - CGM CC N 3 388 300 35 800 2007 LIBERIA 22

Main Connections

Khor Al Fakkan: hub for cargo arriving from India (Nhava Sheeva and Mundra) as well as main European ports.

Networks and Operational information