Hapag-Lloyd has announced an update on the India Gulf Service 1 (IG1), here’s an update that might impact your cargo planning. This service will have a rotation change on its Eastbound direction where the Bahrain call will be replaced by a Jubail, Saudi Arabia call. The key benefits of this change include:

A direct connection from Jubail (SA) to Karachi (PK) and Mundra (IN) for a faster product to assist your cargo planning

Increased frequency between Jubail and Jebel Ali thereby providing you additional connection options

For your reference, here’s the updated rotation of our IG1 service:

Jebel Ali (AE) – Karachi (PK) – Mundra (IN) – Sohar (OM) – Jebel Ali (AE) – Shuaiba (KW) – Umm Qasar (IQ) – Jubail (SA) – Jebel Ali (AE)

The first vessel sailing under this updated rotation from Jubail, Saudi Arabia will be MV. Northern Dexterity with an estimated arrival on February 12, 2023.

Source : Hapag Lloyd