02/03/2017 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 02/03/2017 04:29
SINGAPORE, 03 Feb 2017:
APL today announced that its West Coast Service (WCS) will be serving an additional port in Callao, Peru, expanding the service's port coverage in South America West Coast.
'The Port of Callao is the chief seaport of Peru, handling a sizeable volume of its ocean-borne cargo. With the WCS service calling Callao, we are excited about offering shippers access to and from this major gateway for imports and exports,' said Efrain Osorio, APL Regional Director of Latin America & the Caribbean.
The first sailing of the enhanced WCS service will commence from Balboa on 5 February 2017, calling the ports of Balboa, Callao, Paita and Guayaquil every week.
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APL is one of the world's leading ocean carriers, providing world-class container shipping and terminal services, as well as intermodal operations supported by leading-edge IT and ecommerce. APL offers transcontinental cargo shipping across Asia, North and South America, Europe, the Middle East, the Indian subcontinent and Australia through more than 90 weekly services calling at 160 ports worldwide. APL is part of the CMA CGM Group, a leading worldwide shipping group founded in 1978 by Jacques R. Saadé.