Ocean Network Express (ONE) has announced details of a new service with direct coverage between Africa, India and the Middle East (AIM). The new product will broaden ONE’s already expansive global coverage by offering direct port calls between West Africa, South Africa and key locations in West Asia.
The AIM Service, launched through a joint cooperation with Hapag-Lloyd, will commence from October 2019 with 9 ships of nominal 2,800 TEU. The new service will offer market leading transit times between the West Asian ports of Jebel Ali, Mundra, Nhava Sheva and Colombo and African ports of Durban, Cape Town, Tema, Tincan and Apapa.
AIM rotation: Jebel Ali – Mundra – Nhava Sheva – Colombo – Durban – Cape Town – Tema – Tincan – Apapa – Cape Town – Durban – Jebel Ali