April 07, 2015: The CMA CGM Group is pleased to announce the launching of MEDGULF Service linking the Mediterranean to the US Gulf and Caribbean (Dominican Republic, Jamaica). This new service will offer:
- Weekly sailings from the Mediterranean to US Gulf and Caribbean
- A unique and direct rotation from Houston to Tangiers
- The best transit time on the market between Mexico and Houston, to Spain and Italy, that represent a strong advantage on the Reefer market
MEDGULF completes the AMERIGO service that has already been operating between the Mediterranean and US East Coast.
The MEDGULF service will deploy a fleet of 6 1,700 TEU vessels on the following direct weekly rotation: Tangiers, Livorno, Genoa, Barcelona, Valencia, Caucedo, Kingston, Veracruz, AlTamira, Houston and Tangiers.
The first voyage will start from Livorno, on April 24th 2015.