In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the member of THE Alliance have been making service adjustments to better align their resources with the fluctuating demand in the global shipping market. The details on the November 2020 updates below.
Asia and North Europe
FP1 will maintain weekly sailings in November
FP2 will maintain weekly sailings in November
FE2 will maintain weekly sailings in November except in Week 45
FE3 will maintain weekly sailings in November except in Week 47
FE4 is temporarily suspended. THE Alliance will continue the Extra Loader Program with sailings on Week 45 to 48 in November. Participation of the Extra Loader Program will be separately advised by respective Lines.
Asia and the Mediterranean
MD1/MD2/MD3 will maintain their weekly sailings in November, except for in the following week:
Week 45 – MD2, MD3 void
Week 48 – MD1 void
Transpacific – West Coast
All PSW and PNW loops will maintain their weekly sailings in November except for the following PS3 Asia-India-Asia leg:
PS3 Asia to India – Week 44, 46 void
PS3 India to Asia – Week 46, 48 void
Transpacific – East Coast
All USEC loops will maintain their weekly sailings in November except for in the following weeks:
EC3 – Week 45, 48 void
Asia – Middle East
AG1 will remain merged with AG3, and AG2 & AG3 will maintain all sailings in November.
All Transatlantic sailings will be maintained except for in the following weeks:
Week 46 – AL1, AL4 void
Week 48 – AL1 void
Since the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic, THE Alliance has acted with speed and agility to keep supply chains moving, and have done everything in their power to continue doing so. The members of THE Alliance would like to thank their customers for their support and understanding in these unprecedented times.