Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) has presented another container shipping service, named Sentosa, to satisfy the need for freight between southeast Asia and the US west coast.

The new service is relied upon to begin toward the beginning of April, while the 4,900TEU MSC Ornella will be the main vessel on the Sentosa service turn, calling at Singapore – Tanjung Pelepas – Laem Chabang – Vung Tau – Long Beach – Shanghai – Ningbo – Xiamen – Singapore.


MSC has declared its intend to improve dependability in the Transpacific network through the new item “when the whole market stays under impressive fundamental tension,” the organization said in its declaration.

The new Sentosa service will interface southeast Asia with the Pacific South West market to catalyze exchange between nations like Thailand and Vietnam and the US west coast.

“It should empower an altogether improved travel time for MSC clients delivering merchandise between southeast Asia and California, guaranteeing that MSC holds a direct Laem Chabang – Long Beach call (in the two headings) inside its Transpacific organization,” noticed the Swiss-based transporter which added that this makes up for the expulsion of a Laem Chabang – US approach the Jaguar service.

The expansion of the Sentosa service is expected to improve the circulation of freight stream across the different existing administrations and port terminals on one or the other side of the Pacific, upgrading plan dependability in this locale, as indicated by MSC.