Yokohama added to Hanjin service
KOREAN carrier Hanjin Shipping Co has added Yokohama to its Intra-Asia Express Service (IAX Service), which it provides on a weekly fixed-day basis to serve directly Japan, Hong Kong and Singapore.
The service is being provided by three 1,150 TEU (20-foot equivalent unit) class ships Hanjin Busan, Hanjin Pohang and Hanjin Kunsan.
The new port rotation is Tokyo, Yokohama, Osaka, Hong Kong, Singapore, Hong Kong and Tokyo.
Transit times are five days between Tokyo-Yokohama and Hong Kong, 10 days between Tokyo-Yokohama and Singapore, three days between Osaka and Hong Kong, and eight days between Osaka and Singapore.