G6 Alliance suspends Asia-US west coast services

The members of the G6 Alliance have announced the temporary suspension of their Central China service between Asia and the US west coast until further notice. The move is in response to seasonal changes in market demand.

The last sailing for CC2 will be OOCL Italy departing from Shanghai on October 31, 2014. The members state that all ports called by CC2 will be covered by other G6 Alliance services.

The G6 Alliance will continue to offer a variety of services between Asia and US West Coast covering major port pairs with weekly sailings. The alliance will closely monitor the market environment for the resumption of the CC2 service .

The G6 Alliance is made up of APL, Hapag-Lloyd, Hyundai Merchant Marine, Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Nippon Yusen Kaisha and Orient Overseas Container Line.


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