HMM and AAL upgrade Asiamiddle East MPV service
HMM is beginning its cooperation with Singaporebased carrier, Austral Asia Line (AAL), for a Multipurpose Vessel (MPV) service. HMM and AAL will start joint service for 4 MPVS in HMM’S operation as well as newly added 2 AAL A-class vessels. HMM will be deploying six vessels in the Asia-middle East region, instead of four that is deployed at the moment. One of AAL’S vessels will be deployed in March, and the other in the second half of the year.
With HMM & AAL’S respective liner expertise and industry knowledge, together with the increased number of deployed vessels, the service shall develop further to encompass a wider pool of cargo (including project, bulk and breakbulk), providing service to a wider range of customers, and for engineering, procurement and construction project cargoes.