Date: 15/05/2024

CMA CGM’s new service to connect Asia to India West Coast and Middle East

CMA CGM has announced the launch of its new weekly service, VGI, connecting Laem Chabang, Vung Tau and Jakarta with India West Coast and the Middle East.
A butterfly service with 2 loops, VGI offers competitive transit times to serve the rapid import and export growth of Southeast Asian markets. Customers will be able to enjoy greater access to the core markets of Middle East via direct calls to Jebel Ali and Dammam, and further into the outports through its feeder solutions, informed a release. 
VGI - Port Rotations 
*  VGI Loop 1: Laem Chabang - Singapore - Port Klang - Nhava Sheva - Jebel Ali - Dammam - Nhava Sheva - Port Klang - Vung Tau
* VGI Loop 2: Vung Tau - Jakarta - Port Klang - Mundra - Jebel Ali - Dammam - Mundra - Port Klang - Laem Chabang
Effective Voyage
* VGI Loop 1: ETA Laem Chabang on May 16, 2024 with M/V ZHONG GU SHEN YANG
* VGI Loop 2: ETA Vung Tau on May 19, 2024 with M/V ESL KABIR
Source: Exim News Service: Marseille, May 14