Hapag Lloyd introduces China-Kenya-Express (CKX) to its Africa Network

Hapag Lloyd has announced a new addition to their comprehensive Africa Service portfolio, the China-Kenya-Express (CKX).

As of week 34, they will offer weekly direct sailings between Chinese Key Ports and Mombasa (Kenya).

The CKX will also offer most competitive transit times and excellent connectivity to Hapag’s Global Mainline Network via hub ports such as Singapore, Port Kelang and Colombo.

CKX Port Rotation: Shanghai – Ningbo – Shekou – Singapore – Port Kelang – Colombo – Mombasa – Colombo – Port Kelang – Singapore – Shanghai


The first Westbound voyage ex Shanghai will be MV Ital Melodia 152W August 19 and the first Eastbound sailing ex Mombasa MV Ever Diadem 150E on August 23.

Source: Hapag Lloyd