Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) plans to add a call at Da Chan Bay Terminal in Shenzhen, South China, on its Japan-Hong Kong-Straits Service (CHS1).
The weekly CHS1 route is served by three 3,500TEU-class ships. The additional call at Da Chan Bay will meet increasing demand in Shenzhen, South China, a rapidly expanding region. It also allows MOL to offer direct service from Shenzhen to Japan in addition to current, reliable service.
MOL will be the first shipping company to offer direct Shenzhen-Japan service through Da Chan Bay terminal. Port rotation: Tokyo (Mon-Tue) – Yokohama (Tue-Tue) – Nagoya (Wed-Wed) – Kobe (Thu-Thu) - Hong Kong (Sun-Mon) – Singapore (Thu-Fri) – Port Kelang (Fri-Sat) – Singapore (Sun-Mon) – Da Chan Bay (Thu-Thu) – Hong Kong (Thu-Fri) – Tokyo
First vessel scheduled to be "MOL Expeditor" Voy.06036, arriving at Da Chan Bay on Thursday, August 20, 2009.