WE got notice from Hapag Lloyd about their latest service improvement from Europe to the USA and v.v.





Dear Customer,
Hapag-Lloyd offers an extensive coverage in the North Europe to North America trade, especially to and from the US East Coast. In order to further improve our service quality and schedule reliability, Hapag-Lloyd will soon amend its Atlantic Express 1 (AX1) service.


MV “Osaka Express” will enter the AX1 service as the 5th vessel.


In addition a call at Charleston will be added to the service rotation.

New Atlantic Express 1 itinerary will be :
Le Havre – Rotterdam – Hamburg – Southampton – New York – Norfolk -Charleston – Le Havre



The first sailing with new proforma dates and the additional Charleston call will be
performed by :


Westbound: MV “Houston Express” 063W, eta Le Havre November 13, 2014
Eastbound: MV “Osaka Express” 047E, eta New York November 22, 2014