The new port rotation will improve the service and that the call at Ashdod will not supplement but will be in addition to its Haifa call.
Zim Integrated Shipping Services Ltd inaugurated its new service to Ashdod Port with the call of "Zim Shekou" voy. 8 which sail from Pusan on June 2 and arrive at Ashdod on June 29.
According to a statement issued by the company it noted that the new port rotation will improve the service and that the call at Ashdod will not supplement but will be in addition to its Haifa call.
The service new port rotation will be: Pusan, Shanghai, Ningbo, Shekou, Port kelang, Colombo,Nhava Seheva, Haifa, Ashdod, Izmit, Novorossiysk, Constantza, Mardas (Istanbul), Haifa, Nhava Sheva, Colombo, Port Kelang, Shekou.
The vessel was unloaded at the new Eitan container terminal using double spreaders which can unload 2TEU simultaneously thus cutting vessels turn round time and increase port's productivity.