Ocean Alliance powered by CMA CGM: an impressive service offer connecting Italy to America and Asia!

Ocean Alliance in Italy

Every day more than 150 people divided across 6 CMA CGM offices in Italy work with a wide knowledge of customers’ needs and service delivery expectations. CMA CGM Italy serves 14 ports of call and operates an owned feedering network. Our powerful intermodal solutions offer a wide inland coverage in Italy, by using door-to-door services. With the launch of the Ocean Alliance, CMA CGM Italy will further expand its product offering with one of the widest port/pair coverage in the trade. The above reconfirms the company’s focus in developing innovative solution to satisfy the Italian market complexity and the highest customers’ expectations.

Ocean Alliance in Italy

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Mediterranean Club Express 1 & 2 (MEX / NEWMEX2S or MEX 2)

  • Two weekly loops from Tyrrhenian to Far East, one with Export vocation and one more geared for import
  • Improved transit - time on eastbound vs present product and confirmation of adequate westbound transit-time


  • Direct call at Jebel Ali allowing increased penetration of Arabian Gulf Market
  • Direct call at Jeddah
  • Unique direct call to Colombo
  • Direct calls to Xiamen
  • Direct call in Malta / Beirut and Piraeus enabling to further develop intramed opportunities


  • Direct connection from Taiwan and Singapore
  • South China full coverage
  • One of the fastest transit time from Quindao to Italy
  • Unique direct call from Hong Kong

Learn more about the Mediterranean Club Express (MEX) service

Learn more about the Mediterranean Club Express 2 (NEWMEX2S or MEX 2) service

Phoenician Express (BEX 2 or PHOEX)

  • Direct call at Venezia enables to develop Project Cargo/ Break Bulk shipments :
    - Direct service to/from Asia by the Phoex service
    - One of the fastest Transit time and weekly regular service specifically for Project Cargo
    - Venice and Veneto’s region are an important area of machinery/project cargo export production for both OOG and BB cargo
    - CMA CGM operates the majority of the vessels deployed on this Phoex OA service (5 vessels out of 10) which provides operational flexibility
    - Clearly project cargoes are very cumbersome to be moved by feeder hence making our product a premium one for this important segment
  • Highly developed block train system connecting Trieste with southern Germany, Austria and Hungary
  • unique direct link to Trieste and Venezia
  • Unique direct call at Venezia
  • One of the fastest Transit time from Busan to Trieste and Venezia
  • Unique direct service to Jeddah
  • Direct connection to Damietta Allowing to optimize coverage of Reefer Market

Learn more about the Phoenician Express (BEX 2 or PHOEX) service


  • New service ensures optimized port coverage with two Italian ports in the north and Salerno in the south
  • Salerno new call ensures penetration to the Southern Italy food market
  • End of the week calls in Italy and arrival at New York on Saturdays allows production/loading optimization
  • New York Terminal (Maher) beyond Bayonne Bridge

Learn more about the Amerigo service


Efficient and reliable intermodal solutions connecting ports to main industrial areas.

  • Daily rail and truck services from/to main ports of call (rail connections for Northern Italy only)
  • Flexible door solutions
  • Ramps solutions proposed for importation
  • Reliable inland network to guarantee the high quality service
  • Dedicated and tailor-made solutions whenever needed

Learn more about our intermodal solutions in Europe

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OCEAN ALLIANCE | The best of shipping

OCEAN ALLIANCE is the largest operational agreement ever made between shipping companies. The offer combines both efficiency and reliability for an unmatched quality of service.

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