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OCCL boosts services between China and South-East Asia


HONG Kong's Orient Overseas Container Line (OOCL) and a subsidiary of Cosco is to strengthen its China to South-East Asia service network by introducing two new products, the China Straits Service 1 (CSS1) and China Straits Service 2 (CSS2), both to be launched next month.

"CSS1 and CSS2 will enhance our market coverage between China, Singapore, and Malaysia, providing customers with competitive and reliable shipment options in our comprehensive intra-Asia network," OOCL said in a statement.

Both services will directly connect multiple ports in China to Singapore, Port Kelang, Penang and Pasir Gudang to cater for the changing demand in the market.

CSS1 port rotation: Dalian, Xingang, Qingdao, Ningbo, Singapore, Port Kelang (West Port), Nansha and returning to Dalian.

The first sailing of CSS1 will start from Dalian on September 15, 2020.

The CSS2 port rotation: Shanghai, Xiamen, Shekou, Nansha, Singapore, Port Kelang (West Port), Penang, Pasir Gudang, Singapore, Hong Kong and returning to Shanghai.

The first sailing of CSS2 will start from Shanghai on September 18, 2020.

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