|Hutchison Ports KICT Welcomes First Call of New MSC Middle East Loop 1 Service
[Karachi - 25th April 2016]- MSC Lana Voy-JA618R made its inaugural call at Hutchison Ports Karachi International Container Terminal (KICT), marking the launch of a new Middle East Loop 1 (MEL 1) Service. To mark the event, Hutchison Ports KICT held a maiden voyage ceremony, attended by Mr Keith Lau, Chief Executive Officer of Hutchison Ports KICT along with senior representatives of MSC Agency Pakistan (Pvt) Ltd, importers and exporters using this MEL 1 service and Hutchison Ports KICT staff. "We are excited to have this new service calling at Hutchison Ports KICT and are pleased to note MSC's direct service to the Middle East from Karachi" said Keith Lau.
Operated by Mediterranean Shipping Company, this new service follows a rotation of Karachi-Jabel Ali-Sharjah-Sohar-Karachi, additionally serving all upper Gulf destinations via Jabel Ali. The weekly service calls at Hutchison Ports KICT every Monday.
Hutchison Ports KICT Welcomes First Call of the New MSC Middle East Loop 1 Service