GCTL8.com (FocusAsia Media Ltd)

COPENHAGEN, Nov 18 (FAM) – The 2M Alliance of Maersk Line and Mediterranean Shipping Co. (MSC) – is to launch a new transpacific service next month from Ningbo to Long Beach.

The new service will commence on December 9, and Maersk will refer to the new service as the TP3, while MSC will dub it the Sequoia service. The TP3/Sequoia will have a rotation of Chiwan, Yantian, Ningbo, Long Beach and returning to Chiwan.