Yang Ming is to become a slot partner on the CSCL-operated Far East to WCSA loop ‘AAC’. The Taiwanese shipping line will join the service on 9 September and it will take over the CSCL branding and market the service as its ‘AAC’.
Yang Ming will join UASC and Evergreen, which both take slots on the service. Zim, a former slotter, ceased its participation at the end of June.
The ‘AAC’ rotates: Qingdao, Lianyungang, Shanghai, Ningbo, Busan, Los Angeles, Oakland, Qingdao. It deploys six ships in the size range from 8,400 to 9,600 teu,