Four 2, 500-2, 800 teu vessels will be deployed on the joint service. The first sailing is planned from Mundra (Northwest India) on the 26th of March 2013.
The port rotation of the weekly service will be:
Mundra – Karachi – Jebel Ali – Mombasa – Dar es Salaam – Mundra
Evergreen Line currently operates the Asia – East Africa (AEF) service, with weekly sailings since its inauguration in May 2010. The addition of the IDEA service will enhance the line’s network reach and market presence in this region.