MSC New direct AUSTRALIA EXPRESS SERVICE

New direct connections between Australia and North Europe

MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company S.A. is pleased to announce improvements to the Australia Express service in response to customer needs.

Starting immediately with the MSC Rochelle MA527R from Sydney and the MSC Matilde MA533A from London Gateway, the Australia Express will now provide direct calls between London Gateway and Sydney, offering the fastest direct service in the market connecting Australia with the UK and North West Continent.

AUSTRALIA TO/FROM NWC: London Gateway, Antwerp, Le Havre, Fos-Sur-Mer, La Spezia, Naples, Gioia Tauro, Port Louis, Pointe des Galets, Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, Fremantle, Singapore, Colombo, King Abdullah, Valencia, London Gateway.

Additionally, with this new rotation, MSC now offers the fastest transit times into Colombo, which now takes just 11 days from Fremantle. This will further enhance our services in the Arabian Gulf ports, via transshipment through Colombo, offering 17 days transit from Fremantle to Jebel Ali.  This will greatly benefit Australian exporters to this growing market region.

FROM AUSTRALIA TO ARABIAN GULF PORTS (VIA COLOMBO): Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, Fremantle, Colombo, Jebel Ali, Dammam, Doha, Abu Dhabi.