Vietnam is increasing its global integration and has joined the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) and ASEAN Economic Community (AEC), making it possible for local companies to expand their business in the markets around the world.
In contribution to the economic development of Vietnam, there is the important role of logistics and shipping lines companies, carrying importing and exporting cargoes between Vietnam and important markets including America, Europe and Asia countries.
Among the shipping companies in Vietnam, China Shipping Container Lines (CSCL) is one of the leading carriers in capacity and service quality. The carrier, through China Shipping Vietnam Co., LTD as the general agent locally, is providing competitive and reliable direct services from Vietnam to main destinations in America, Europe, Africa, Australia, Middle East and almost countries in Asia region.
Following the introduction of direct lines to ports of US West Coast and East. CSCL and its partners will start a 02 new direct services linking directly from Vietnam to Europe and Mediterranean in this month, October 2015.
The new direct service to Europe will be started with the vessel CSCL Star, carrying capacity of 14,100 TEU, calling CaiMep Port in Vung Tau province on Oct 28, 2015. This is the largest container ships ever to call Vietnam ports.
The new service by CSCL (AEX7), started with CSCL Star, is expected to offer a most competitive choice for exporters from Vietnam to Europe. It also promises to bring a higher quality of service for Vietnam local exporters with the fast transit time and lower costs.