2M Alliance updates its schedule from Asia to North America

The largest container alliance in the world, 2M Alliance of Maersk and MSC has decided to adjust the sailing programme on its Asia to US and Canada network.

This action is a result of the “current challenging market situation impacting port activities, generating congestion and schedule delays across the supply chain”, according to an MSC announcement.

The two companies, aiming to match the actual departure dates from Asia, will revise the voyage numbers on the below services to provide better...

https://container-news.com/2m-alliance-updates-its-schedule-from-asia-to-north-america/

2M Alliance revises services schedule worldwide

2M Alliance is forced to apply several changes in its services schedule due to the challenging global market situation, which has caused port congestion and schedule delays across the supply chain.

The largest container alliance, which comprises Maersk Line and Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC), has decided to adjust the sailing programme on its Transpacific West Coast US & Canada network to match the actual departure dates from Asia.

“We will revise the voyage numbers to provide better...

https://container-news.com/2m-alliance-revises-services-schedule-worldwide/

2M Alliance announces blank sailing in Shanghai

2M Alliance of Maersk Line and Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) will implement a blank sailing in its AE55/Griffin service due to the current challenging market situation generating global port congestion and schedule delays across the supply chain.

“These accumulated delays are currently causing gaps with the line-up and resulted in Asia departures been spread apart by more than seven days,” said Maersk in its announcement.

The largest container alliance has, therefore, decided that the...

https://container-news.com/2m-alliance-announces-blank-sailing-in-shanghai/

2M Alliance to adjust Asia-Europe services programme

2M Alliance has decided to adjust the sailing programme of its Asia-Europe network in order to manage the recent challenging situation of severe port congestions globally.

The largest container alliance in the world, comprised by Maersk and Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC), has changed the voyages numbers of the following Far East Asia to North Europe services:

Week Service First Impacted Vessel Original Voyage number New Voyage number Ningbo ETD

27

AE6/LION

MSC DEILA

125W

127W

https://container-news.com/2m-alliance-to-adjust-asia-europe-services-programme/

2M Alliance omits Hamburg on its Asia-Europe service

High yard density and long waiting time in the Port of Hamburg have forced 2M Alliance to omit the call on the major German port on its AE7/Condor service, which is included in its Far East Asia to North Europe network.

Maersk, which with Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) comprises the largest container alliance in the world, 2M Alliance, has announced that the decision for Hamburg port omissions will be effective for the following voyages, while the alliance will divert the discharge moves...

https://container-news.com/2m-alliance-omits-hamburg-on-its-asia-europe-service/

2M Alliance revises Asia to USWC and Canada schedule

Due to the current challenging market situation impacting port activities, generating congestion and schedule delays across the supply chain, 2M Alliance is planning to adjust the sailing programme on its Transpacific West Coast US & Canada network.

With the schedule’s changes, Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC), which comprises 2M Alliance with Maersk Line, said it aims to match the actual departure dates from Asia.

Therefore, the Swiss-based container line has announced the revision of the...

https://container-news.com/2m-alliance-revises-asia-to-uswc-and-canada-schedule/

Hamburg congestion forces 2M Alliance to port rotation changes

2M Alliance of Maersk and MSC has decided to replace the call at the Port of Hamburg with the Port of Bremerhaven on its AE7/Condor service due to the severe congestion issue in Hamburg Eurogate Terminal, which is impacting schedule reliability and causing delays to shipments.

The change will take effect immediately and will last for the next four weeks. “Consequently, all cargo onboard the below-mentioned vessels will be discharged in Bremerhaven port in accordance with clause 19 of our Bill of...

https://container-news.com/hamburg-congestion-forces-2m-alliance-to-port-rotation-changes/

Busan Port operators lock in business with an eye to future competition

Operators of two container terminals in Busan New Port have secured volumes from the container shipping alliances for at least the next five years, in anticipation of enhanced competition when more piers in the port open.

THE Alliance, which consists of Hapag-Lloyd, ONE, Yang Ming and HMM, has signed a contract with Hanjin Busan Newport Company (HJNC), which operates Pier 3 of Busan New Port. HJNC is expected to handle 3 million TEU of the 6.2 million TEU that THE Alliance roughly handles...

https://container-news.com/busan-port-operators-lock-in-business-with-an-eye-to-future-competition/

2M Alliance revises schedule from Asia to North America WC

Due to the current challenging market situation impacting port activities, generating congestion and schedule delays across the supply chain, 2M Alliance has decided to adjust the sailing programme on its Transpacific West Coast US & Canada services to match the actual departure dates from Asia.

This action comes a few days later from 2M Alliance’s decision to delay the return of Transpacific EC services due to operational constraints.

MSC, which partners Maersk in the 2M Alliance, has announced...

https://container-news.com/2m-alliance-revises-schedule-from-asia-to-north-america-wc/

2M Alliance delays the return of its Transpacific EC services

MSC has announced that they will postpone the first sailing dates of the 2M Alliance’s services, Liberty/TP23, America/TP17 and Emerald/TP16, as they are still facing operational constraints.

The Swiss-based container line has published the following new effective sailings:

SERVICE

VESSEL

VOYAGE

PORT CHANGES

FIRST LOAD PORT

FIRST PORT DATE

LIBERTY/TP23

PAXI

122E

VUNG TAU

4 June 2021

AMERICA/TP17

ARNOLD MAERSK

121W

DROP CHARLESTON

HONG KONG

9 June 2021

https://container-news.com/2m-alliance-delays-the-return-of-its-transpacific-ec-services/

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