Due to market demand reductions in North America and Europe caused by the COVID-19 pandemic and the challenges that we are all facing in managing the supply chain, Maersk is working to ensure all challenges are managed in the best way possible along this supply chain including, balancing our network to match reduced demand. We will therefore extent the seasonal suspension on our TA4 service as of week 23 outbound Europe till week 25 outbound Europe.

The services are expected to resume subject to improved market demand to which we will inform you in due course. Maersk will continue to review the demand picture and will continuously adjust deployed capacity to match.

We will be ensuring the impact to our customers is minimized by rebooking the cargo to best available product as there is sufficient capacity available via these alternative services in light of the current environment and it has been decided that ports inducement will take place on the corresponding services to ensure the continuity of current coverage with minimal disruption.

Customers may therefore continue to place bookings with limited disruption.

Please feel free to reach out to your local Maersk Customer Service representatives or check Local Information and Schedules for more details.

TA4 vessel suspension – vessel details

Westbound

Week Service Voyage First Load Port / Date Last Load Port / Date
Week
23
Service
TA4
Voyage
023W
First Load Port / Date
Antwerp / 31.05.2020
Last Load Port / Date
Liverpool / 07.06.2020
Week
24
Service
TA4
Voyage
024W
First Load Port / Date
Antwerp / 07.06.2020
Last Load Port / Date
Liverpool / 14.06.2020
Week
25
Service
TA4
Voyage
025W
First Load Port / Date
Antwerp / 14.06.2020
Last Load Port / Date
Liverpool / 21.06.2020

Eastbound

Week Service Voyage First Load Port / Date Last Load Port / Date
Week
25
Service
TA4
Voyage
025E
First Load Port / Date
Newark / 15.06.2020
Last Load Port / Date
Charleston / 24.06.2020
Week
26
Service
TA4
Voyage
026E
First Load Port / Date
Newark / 22.06.2020
Last Load Port / Date
Charleston / 01.07.2020
Week
27
Service
TA4
Voyage
027E
First Load Port / Date
Newark / 29.06.2020
Last Load Port / Date
Charleston / 08.07.2020

Please refer to the following page in order to see the planned inducements we are doing to cater best possible for your needs.

Inducement calls on remaining network

Westbound

Week Service Voyage Inducement Omit
Week
24
Service
TA1
Voyage
023W
Inducement
Newark
Omit
North Charleston
Week
25
Service
TA1
Voyage
024W
Inducement
Newark
Omit
North Charleston
Week
26
Service
TA1
Voyage
025W
Inducement
Newark
Omit
North Charleston

Eastbound

Week Service Voyage Inducement Omit
Week
26
Service
TA3
Voyage
025E
Inducement
Charleston
Omit
Le Havre
Week
27
Service
TA3
Voyage
026E
Inducement
Charleston
Omit
Le Havre
Week
28
Service
TA3
Voyage
027E
Inducement
Charleston
Omit
Le Havre

Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.

We look forward to continuing working with you in the future. In case of any questions, please contact your local customer service or sales representatives.

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