Xiamen gathers pace

PUBLISHED : Tuesday, 01 October, 2002, 12:00am
UPDATED : Tuesday, 01 October, 2002, 12:00am

Hong Kong: Mediterranean Shipping Co (MSC), with the maiden arrival of MSC Hudson at the weekend, became the eighth line-haul service to call at Hutchison's Xiamen International Container Terminals. The Europe service of South Korea's Hanjin Shipping began calling last week. With vessels averaging 3,800 teu (20 ft equivalent units), the MSC Mediterranean service, the Dragon Express, will call every Saturday and leave the following morning.