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FPS Lanka Launches Weekly Consolidation From Sri Lanka to Maldives

Famous Pacific Shipping (FPS) Lanka Ltd. has launched a weekly ocean consolidation service from Sri Lanka to points throughout the Maldive Islands.

The Maldives consist of several atolls and hundreds of small islands, with limited vessel drafts and restricted port facilities. The new FPS service operates from the company's bonded consolidation facility in the port, via the Maldives capital of Male, to all main islands and locations. FPS provides on-forwarding to final destination within three days of arrival at Male Port, using a variety of local boats, barges and landing craft. The new service includes customs clearance and documentation in Male, on-forwarding to islands, discharge and delivery to consignee. Customers can track their shipments online. FPS Lanka is a member of the Famous Pacific Shipping Group, a global network of freight forwarders.

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The Maldives consist of several atolls and hundreds of small islands, with limited vessel drafts and restricted port facilities. The new FPS service operates from the company's bonded consolidation facility in the port, via the Maldives capital of Male, to all main islands and locations. FPS provides on-forwarding to final destination within three days of arrival at Male Port, using a variety of local boats, barges and landing craft. The new service includes customs clearance and documentation in Male, on-forwarding to islands, discharge and delivery to consignee. Customers can track their shipments online. FPS Lanka is a member of the Famous Pacific Shipping Group, a global network of freight forwarders.

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