CMA CGM: Upgrades to the MIDAS Loop 1 Service

Striving to serve South Africa exporters’ needs during the peak reefer season, CMA CGM is pleased to announce it will upgrade the South Africa export coverage on Midas 1 service dedicated to India and Middle East Gulf destinations.

Effective December 22nd, 2017 with m/v ROBIN HUNTER, MIDAS 1 port rotation will include a direct weekly call at Cape Town for a reliable and competitive service offering:

  • Middle East Gulf destinations are reached with competitive transit times: Cape Town to Jebel Ali in 18 days, Khor Fakkan in 20 days and Dammam in 22 days
  • India Subcontinent destinations are served in direct with fast and reliable transit times: Mundra is reached from Cape Town in 23 days, Nhava Sheva in 25 days and Colombo in 28 days
  • South Africa coverage with Durban export call should resume in May 2018, the Westbound call remains unchanged



Source: CMA CGM

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