Industry News

Mar 05 , 2017

Customer Advisory

Southeast Asia – Australia Service Update:

AAA1 / AAA2 combine to form New AAA

Dear Valued Customer:

OOCL is pleased to announce the combining of the existing AAA1 and AAA2 loops into one upsized product called the New AAA to provide a more comprehensive service network in the market served by six post Panamax containerships.

As one of the vessel operators, we are committed to meeting the needs of customers in this trade. The New AAA product will cover all key markets and provide competitive transit times between Southeast Asia and Australian ports.

We are also pleased to remind customers that OOCL continue to offer a multiple South East Asia service loop network that ensures comprehensive Australian port coverage. This includes our ASAL/ASA and NZS services with weekly calls into Brisbane. ASAL/ASA service also continues to provide OOCL with a direct Jakarta port call.

OOCL customers will continue to enjoy the comprehensive coverage in the Southeast Asia network via either Singapore or Port Kelang to meet the needs of today’s demanding supply chains.

The upgraded AAA service is scheduled to commence from Laem Chabang on April 24, 2017, and the new port rotation is as follows:

New AAA:

New AAA Port Rotation:  Laem Chabang – Singapore – Port Kelang – Fremantle – Sydney – Melbourne – Adelaide – Fremantle – Singapore – Laem Chabang

ASA/ASAL Port Rotation: Jakarta – Port Kelang – Singapore – Brisbane – Sydney – Melbourne – Adelaide – Jakarta

NZS Port Rotation: Port Kelang – Singapore – Brisbane – Auckland – Lyttelton – Wellington – Napier – Tauranga – Port Kelang

For further information, please kindly contact our local sales representatives.