Executive Briefings

"K" Line Launches Asia-Chennai Express Service

Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. has announced an enhanced containership service, Asia Chennai Express Services (ACE). This service will have new port coverage of Korea and China and direct service to and from Chennai, India.

Competitive transit time linking Southeast Asia locations like Singapore/Port Kelang and Chennai will stay unchanged. On top of these, “K” Line says it will deploy a vessel by itself on this service, which offers more stable and higher quality service to customers.

"K" Line will continue responding to customer and market needs during booming transportation demand to and from India, the carrier says.

Details of the service are as follows:

Vessel deployment:  Five (5) x 4200 TEU type vessel

Port rotation:

Pusan – Qingdao – Shanghai – Shekou – Singapore – Port Kelang – Chennai – Port Kelang – Singapore – Manila – Pusan

Commencement date: Dec. 15

Source: "K" Line

Competitive transit time linking Southeast Asia locations like Singapore/Port Kelang and Chennai will stay unchanged. On top of these, “K” Line says it will deploy a vessel by itself on this service, which offers more stable and higher quality service to customers.

"K" Line will continue responding to customer and market needs during booming transportation demand to and from India, the carrier says.

Details of the service are as follows:

Vessel deployment:  Five (5) x 4200 TEU type vessel

Port rotation:

Pusan – Qingdao – Shanghai – Shekou – Singapore – Port Kelang – Chennai – Port Kelang – Singapore – Manila – Pusan

Commencement date: Dec. 15

Source: "K" Line