G6 drops Loop 6

The G6 container alliance says it will suspend its Loop 6 service between Asia and Europe until further notice to adjust to market demand.  Loops 1, 4, 5 and 7 – all of which serve Southampton – will continue to operate. [+]

Shipping cut to stay

The G6 Alliance - Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, MOL, APL, Hapag-Lloyd, Hyundai, NYK and OOCL - said on 17 January that it would maintain its current five-loop Asia-North Europe service in 2013 and would not reinstate the Loop 3 Asia-Europe service, suspended in October 2012. The carrier said it anticipated that ... [+]

G6 takes out Loop 3

The G6 Alliance of container lines - APL, Hapag-Lloyd, Hyundai, Mitsui O.S.K, NYK and OOCL – is to temporarily suspend its Loop 3 service between the Far East and Europe until further notice to cover for winter vessel maintenance. It added that it would “monitor the market closely” before deciding when to resume the service.   [+]

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