Wednesday, June 12, 2013

New Service between South Africa and South America

New direct service between South Africa and Argentina and Brazil.  Only problem is it operates only fortnightly (which is every 2 weeks).

Press Release from Hamburg Sued

Press Release
 
Hamburg Süd launches a new service between South Africa – Argentina/Brazil
 
Hamburg, 12 June 2013. From July 2013, Hamburg Süd will be offering a new service from South Africa to Argentina and Brazil (SABR Service) in cooperation with Nile Dutch. The new fixed-day fortnightly service will provide shippers with a regular and reliable westbound link from South Africa to South America with connections to Europe and North America.
 
The new service rotation will be: Durban – Port Elizabeth – Buenos Aires – Rio Grande – Itajai – Santos – Rio de Janeiro.
 
Further destinations in South America, North America and Europe will be offered in transhipment.
 
The first westbound call at Durban will be with “Buxfavourite” on 21 July 2013.
 
In the opposite direction to the SABR Service Hamburg Süd serves the trade from South America to South Africa with its New Good Hope Express Service offering twice-weekly direct links from Brazil and the River Plate to South Africa.
 
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3 comments:

Avery Schlacter said...

I've been looking for some shipping to Alaska. So if anyone knows of any services please let me know asap.

Lynda Applegate said...

Try Crowley. Google for Crowley service to Alaska. They might agree to a connecting carrier agreement with the originating carrier. Not sure of the origin of your shipment.

Sam Esh said...

This is awesome! I'm gonna check with my local shipping companies in Ontario and see what I can do with this.