News

Weekly Operational Update - August 12th – August 19th, 2019

(Morristown, NJ)…We would like to provide the most recent information on our vessel, terminal and inland operations within North America. This information is subject to change.

Vessel Operations
Service Vessel Name Details
N. America East
Coast «» S. Africa
MAERSK VILNIUS
933 SOUTH
Delayed due to African port congestion.

On time to Port Elizabeth 09/09.
N. America
Gulf/C.America «»
S.America East Coast
PALENA
932 SOUTH
Delayed due to Altamira and Veracruz port congestion.

On time to Suape 08/28.

Terminal Operations
Port Update
New York The N4 upgrade in APMT Elizabeth terminal will go ahead on August 17th as previously announced. The planned vessel diversions are aimed to mitigate any negative impact to vessel, yard and gate productivity in the days following the go-live.

Inland Rail Transit Advisories
Location Update
All Areas Labor Day Rail Cutoff - Labor Day will be on Monday September 2, 2019. Congestion and departure delays at the Alternative Port Services/Ramp Points and Pier Dray locations in North America should be anticipated even if the ramp or cutoff is not directly affected by Labor Day closing. Delays may continue after the conclusion of the Monday Holiday.

Please find additional information at this link .

Please contact your Hamburg Süd representative with any questions that you may have.