CMA CGM Madagascar | Indian Ocean Feeder Revamping

Africa | Indian Ocean Feeder revamping

Starting December 16th 2016, to reinforce the quality, reliability and frequency we have chosen to revamp our feeder network to Indian Ocean. The offfering of two separate products dedicated to Comores/Mozambique market and North Madagascar will strengthen our competitiveness

We are pleased to inform you of the new Indian Ocean Loop 3 service deploying 1 vessel of 618 TEU will be exclusively dedicated to Comoros and Nacala, Mozambique via Longoni hub

  1. Frequency to Moroni and Mutsamudu is improved. Fortnightly call with a gain of 7 days transit time Moroni will be reached in 33 days from Fos, 36 days from Le Havre and Antwerp in 39 days
  2. Nacala transfer call will permit an increased operational and cost excellence on Swahili service Significant improvement of transit time up to 14 days to Nacala from India , Middle East Gulf, Europe

In parallel, the current Comores call on Indian Ocean feeder will be discontinued as from MV Kiria 033JFR . Last call to Moroni is on 6th December and Mutsamudu on 9th December. Nacala call on Swahili service will be stopped from 9th December with MV CMA CGM Opaki vge 1502 SN

New Indian Ocean Feeder Loop 3 service port coverage |

Longoni – Mutsamudu – Moroni – Nacala – Longoni


In addition to Indian Ocean feeder loop 3, CMA CGM Group is pleased to introduce the several sets of priorities taken to increase the service reliability to North Madagascar

  1. Majunga port will be served on a 21-day frequency instead of monthly as from 27 January 2017. It will be reached from Le Havre in 34 days, Nhava Sheva 26 days and Jebel Ali 14 days
  2. Other North Madagascar ports are served on a regular basis. From Fos to Nossi Be in 36 days, to Diego Suarez 55 days and Vohemar 42 days

Indian Ocean Feeder service port coverage |

Longoni – Majunga – Nossi Be – Diego Suarez – Vohemar – Pointe des Galets – Port Louis – Longoni


For more information, please kindly contact your local office CMA CGM Team or visit our website

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