|Hai Phong Port|
APL, one of the leading international container shipping carriers in Viet Nam, will open a new Hai Phong – China Express on March 8, 2006.
The new service will depart from Haiphong on early Friday morning and will call at Hong Kong on Saturday and Chiwan on Sunday, before returning to Haiphong on Wednesday.
These calls offer extended reach to Asia, Australia, Europe, North, Central and South America.
The dedicated, fixed weekly sailing has a midday cut-off time from Haiphong every Thursday. Via connections in Hong Kong and Chiwan, it will offer one of the fastest transit times in the industry to key markets. For North America, it will serve Seattle in 13 days and Los Angeles in 15 days while cargo to Europe will reach Rotterdam in 23 days and Southampton in 24 days.