OOCL announces new Intra-Asia service
OOCL is pleased to announce the introduction of a new service to the Intra-Asia network, the KTX5 , as part of our existing KTX Suite.
The new service will be operated by OOCL with two 1,500 TEU (twenty foot equivalent unit) containerships and will commence on September 16 with the inaugural sailing from Xiamen, China.
The KTX5 provides a comprehensive supplement to our service network in the KTX Suite by covering Taiwan, Hong Kong, Xiamen and Japan. Together with the KTX1, KTX2 and KTX3, they will provide a competitive service network in meeting the needs of our customers trading between South East Asia, North Asia and Japan.
KTX5 port rotation: Kaohsiung - Hong Kong – Xiamen – Tokyo – Yokohama - Nagoya
Orient Overseas Container Line (OOCL) Limited is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Hong Kong Stock Exchange listed Orient Overseas (International) Ltd. Headquartered in Hong Kong, OOCL is one of the world's largest integrated international container transportation and logistics companies, with more than 270 offices in 60 countries. Linking Asia, Europe, North America, the Mediterranean, the Indian sub-continent, the Middle East and Australia/New Zealand, the company offers transportation services to all major east/west trading economies of the world. OOCL is one of the leading international carriers serving China, providing a full range of logistics and transportation services throughout the country. It is also an industry leader in the use of information technology and e-commerce to manage the entire cargo process. (http://www.oocl.com/)