Two new services introduced in DP World terminals

New Delhi, November 4 () DP World said Monday that two new weekly services have been introduced at its terminals to connect them to the markets in Africa and Europe.

The new services are jointly operated by global shipping lines: Hapag Llyod, Ocean Network Express (ONE), Orient Overseas Container Line (OOCL), YANG MING Line (YML) and COSCO, he said.

World trade facilitator DP World welcomes two new services at its terminals in Nhava Sheva, Chennai and Cochin, the company said in a statement.

The new weekly services: Middle East-India-Africa Express (MIAX) will connect the Nhava Sheva International Container Terminal (NSICT) operated by DP World with West Africa and South Africa; while the South India Europe Express (IEX) will connect the Chennai Container Terminal (CCT) and India Gateway Terminal (IGT) with European markets, he said.

Rizwan Soomar, CEO and MD - DP World Subcontinent, said: We are delighted to receive two new services at three of our terminals in India. The launch of IEX and MIAX- will create stronger opportunities for EXIM cargo and for Indian manufacturers to serve global markets. Soomar said the company has made significant investments in India in new assets, as well as the modernization of terminal operations in all ports where we are present. NAM MKJ