MSC Launches 2 New Services on Intra Asia Network

MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company continues to expand and enhance its intra-Asia network with two new services, beginning mid-October 2019.

They are bringing new capacity into the market at a time when customers are showing increasing demand for new services to move cargo between key locations in Asia.

The Orchid service and Lang Co Express service will bring six vessels into their intra-Asia network, offering comprehensive port coverage and competitive transit times between Greater China, Vietnam, Singapore and Tanjung Pelepas.

These new services will link seamlessly to MSC’s other intra-Asia services and to their global ocean liner network, as well as to their overland and barge services within southeast Asia.

The first voyages on the Orchid service will be:

  • MSC MANU – voyage number: HD 939R
    ETD Hong Kong 8 October
  • BOMAR ROSSI – voyage number HD 941R
    ETD Singapore 12 October

The first voyage on the Lang Co Express will be:

  • SPIRIT OF KOLKATA – voyage number: HZ941A
    ETD Singapore 12 October

The full rotations will be:

Orchid: Qingdao – Fuzhou – Shantou – Hong Kong – Shekou – Haiphong – Singapore – Tanjung Pelepas – Haiphong – Qinzhou – Yantian – Hong Kong – Qingdao

Orchid Service

Lang Co Express: Singapore – Tanjung Pelepas – Da-Nang – Hong Kong – Qui Nhon – Vung Tao – Singapore

Lang Co Express Service

For transit times information please look at their dedicated presentation.

Source: MSC