Executive Briefings

Mediterranean Service

From booking your imports and exports with our online e-Tools to contacting our knowledgeable customer support teams, you'll find working with us is easy when you ship to and from the Mediterranean. Our extremely reliable Mediterranean service offers broad coverage of the region including key local markets that we service with our dedicated and expansive feeder network. Dependable and consistent U.S. Flag service is available.

MEDITERRANEAN - North American EXPORT Service Highlights

  • Direct, reliable, and best-in-industry transit times via the WestMed service from Newark, Norfolk, and Savannah to the key Italian ports of Gioia Tauro, Leghorn and Genoa.
  • Our new, reliable MedGulf service is a direct connection to Italy and Spain from Savannah, Port Everglades, Houston, and New Orleans.
  • A reliable transshipment connection is offered in Gioia Tauro on the MECL2 service for onward carriage to Egypt, Turkey, Israel, Lebanon, Syria and Cyprus.
  • MECL2 is fully owned and operated by Maersk Line and offers US-flagged vessels on alternate weeks.
  • Your export cargo moves on the MECL2 from Houston and Norfolk to its first stop, Algeciras, Spain for transshipment via our dedicated feeder network to East and West Mediterranean destinations.
  • Connect to the Tyrrhenian and Adriatic ports of Italy, Croatia, Slovenia, Libya, Morocco, Algeria and Greece via Maersk Line's dedicated feeder network.
  • Export service to Egypt, Turkey, Cyprus, Israel, Georgia, Lebanon and Syria is provided by our steadfast feeder network.

MEDITERRANEAN - North American IMPORT Service Highlights

To North America from Westmed origins

  • Count on our WestMed service for direct, reliable transits from Italy, France and Spain to major U.S. East Coast market destinations including - Newark, Norfolk, and Savannah.
  • Our new, reliable MedGulf service moves your imports directly from Italy and Spain to Savannah, Port Everglades, Houston, and New Orleans.
  • Maersk Line's dedicated feeder network moves your critical import cargo from Tyrrhenian and Adriatic ports in Italy, Croatia, Slovenia, Libya and Greece to main port hubs in Gioia Tauro, Italy and Algeciras, Spain for fast transits to the U.S. market.
  • WestMed Sunday arrival in Newark allows cargo availability Monday.

To North America from Eastmed origins

  • Your imports move seamlessly from local markets in Turkey, Cyprus, Israel, Lebanon, Syria and Greece via Maersk Line's dedicated feeder network that connects with main port hub, Port Said, Egypt.
  • The MECL2 delivers the industry's fastest transit time of 17 days from hub Port Said, Egypt to Savannah. In addition to Savannah, the MECL2 also connects with Port Newark and the Port of Houston in the Gulf.
  • MECL2 Monday arrival in Newark allows for convenient early week cargo availability.

Maersk Line Mediterranean Service maps

From booking your imports and exports with our online e-Tools to contacting our knowledgeable customer support teams, you'll find working with us is easy when you ship to and from the Mediterranean. Our extremely reliable Mediterranean service offers broad coverage of the region including key local markets that we service with our dedicated and expansive feeder network. Dependable and consistent U.S. Flag service is available.

MEDITERRANEAN - North American EXPORT Service Highlights

  • Direct, reliable, and best-in-industry transit times via the WestMed service from Newark, Norfolk, and Savannah to the key Italian ports of Gioia Tauro, Leghorn and Genoa.
  • Our new, reliable MedGulf service is a direct connection to Italy and Spain from Savannah, Port Everglades, Houston, and New Orleans.
  • A reliable transshipment connection is offered in Gioia Tauro on the MECL2 service for onward carriage to Egypt, Turkey, Israel, Lebanon, Syria and Cyprus.
  • MECL2 is fully owned and operated by Maersk Line and offers US-flagged vessels on alternate weeks.
  • Your export cargo moves on the MECL2 from Houston and Norfolk to its first stop, Algeciras, Spain for transshipment via our dedicated feeder network to East and West Mediterranean destinations.
  • Connect to the Tyrrhenian and Adriatic ports of Italy, Croatia, Slovenia, Libya, Morocco, Algeria and Greece via Maersk Line's dedicated feeder network.
  • Export service to Egypt, Turkey, Cyprus, Israel, Georgia, Lebanon and Syria is provided by our steadfast feeder network.

MEDITERRANEAN - North American IMPORT Service Highlights

To North America from Westmed origins

  • Count on our WestMed service for direct, reliable transits from Italy, France and Spain to major U.S. East Coast market destinations including - Newark, Norfolk, and Savannah.
  • Our new, reliable MedGulf service moves your imports directly from Italy and Spain to Savannah, Port Everglades, Houston, and New Orleans.
  • Maersk Line's dedicated feeder network moves your critical import cargo from Tyrrhenian and Adriatic ports in Italy, Croatia, Slovenia, Libya and Greece to main port hubs in Gioia Tauro, Italy and Algeciras, Spain for fast transits to the U.S. market.
  • WestMed Sunday arrival in Newark allows cargo availability Monday.

To North America from Eastmed origins

  • Your imports move seamlessly from local markets in Turkey, Cyprus, Israel, Lebanon, Syria and Greece via Maersk Line's dedicated feeder network that connects with main port hub, Port Said, Egypt.
  • The MECL2 delivers the industry's fastest transit time of 17 days from hub Port Said, Egypt to Savannah. In addition to Savannah, the MECL2 also connects with Port Newark and the Port of Houston in the Gulf.
  • MECL2 Monday arrival in Newark allows for convenient early week cargo availability.

Maersk Line Mediterranean Service maps