RCL with its partners Emirates Shipping Lines (ESL), China United Lines (CU Lines) and Global Feeder Shipping (GFS) are pleased to introduce a weekly service connecting Southeast Asia, Middle East and Western India. Branded as the ‘RGA’, the service will call at Ho Chi Minh, Laem Chabang, Port Kelang, Sohar, Jebel Ali, Nhava Sheva, Port Kelang, Ho Chi Minh using 5 X 2,000 TEU sized ships with the following proforma ;-
The maiden voyage will depart Ho Chi Minh on the 06th June 22. RCL will deploy the Vira Bhum in the service.
According to a RCL spokesperson, “The new RGA will improve its connections between the Middle East and Western India with the Far East, complementing RCL’s existing China-Gulf service. With the call at Ho Chi Minh & Laem Chabang, our customers can load direct into Jebel Ali, Sohar and from Jebel Ali, Sohar can also load to Nhava Sheva while customers from Jebel Ali & Nhava Sheva will have a direct sailing into Ho Chi Minh and Laem Chabang the key destinations for Arabian and Indian export”.
“RCL Gulf ASEAN Service (RGA) is a unique service offering the competitive transit time in the market to the Middle East and India”.