Hapag Lloyd: Mediterranean Canada Service (MCA) calling Malaga, Spain on Westbound journey

In their continuous effort to improve schedule reliability and to quickly adapt to the changing needs of the market, Hapag-Lloyd will include a port call at Malaga, Spain, on the westbound leg of the Mediterranean Canada Service (MCA).

Malaga will be called from mid-September 2018 onwards and replaces Algeciras in the MCA rotation.

These changes will offer you premium transit times from Malaga to Canada, with access via rail to Chicago and other locations in the Midwest of the United States of America.

The MCA also calls at Tangier, Morocco, which will allow for transhipment opportunities from Malaga to many ports in Northern Europe, Eastern Mediterranean, Africa, Middle East, India Subcontinent and Asia.

The terminal at Malaga for the weekly MCA service is as follows:

NOATUM Container Terminal, Muelle número 9
Puerto de Malaga, 29001 Malaga, Spain.

The last sailing from Algeciras will be performed by: MV “Genoa Express” 25W34 – ETS August 31, 2018

The first sailing from Malaga will be: MV “Mississauga Express” 64W36 – ETS Sept.14, 2018


Standard Transit Times (in days):

From/to                   Montreal

Sagunto (Valencia)      20
Cagliari                           17
Salerno                           16
Livorno                           15
Genoa                             14
Fos                                  12
Malaga                           10
Tangier                            9
Vigo                                  7

Source: Hapag Lloyd

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