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March 31, 2015
Dear Valued Customer:
As recently announced Hamburg Süd and CCNI have reached an agreement whereby Hamburg Süd will acquire the liner service activities of Compaňia Chilena de
Navegación Interoceánica S.A. (CCNI).
In the U.S. trades Hamburg Süd and CCNI have been parties to the U.S. East Coast/South America West Coast Vessel Sharing Agreement as well as to the U.S. Gulf
and U.S. West Coast-South Agreements for many years.
No operational changes will occur as a result of the acquisition nor are any schedule changes anticipated. It is the intention to maintain the CCNI identity in the U.S. East Coast/South America West Coast trade. CCNI will be marketed as a brand of Hamburg Süd with a dedicated CCNI team.
The transaction closed on March 27, 2015. As of March 30, 2015 a dedicated CCNI team is available and can be contacted as follows:
Customer Service: Telephone toll free: 1-877-899-7936
Fax: Export 1-904-720-1798
Mailing Address: CCNI
9485 Regency Square Blvd. North, Suite 500
Jacksonville, FL 32225
We believe this to be an exciting new chapter in what has been a long history of service to these markets. More so, we look forward to serving you in the most seamless and transparent manner in the coming weeks and months, while we position ourselves to further improve our service networks.
We will keep you closely informed.
Jaime Urenda Juergen Pump
North America Owner’s Representative Senior Vice President
CCNI Hamburg Süd North America, Inc.