In line with the reduced demand to the Far East and to balance our network, Maersk will be suspending the direct Hong Kong call on Safari effective from Q4-2022 up to end of Q1-2023.

Please rest assured that Maersk will continue to manage any cargo already booked on Safari with final ocean discharge for Hong Kong on the below vessel or thereafter, through a transhipment product via Tanjung Pelepas, your local customer service representative will contact you with the new ocean product.

The Hong Kong suspension will be effective from the following Northbound voyage departing Durban

Service Vesel Name Voyage (Northbound) First Port (Northbound) ETD
Vesel Name
Santa Barbara
Voyage (Northbound)
First Port (Northbound)
ETD Durban:
31st October 2022

From now up till end of Q1-2023, the Safari Northbound rotation will be as follow

Service Far East Asia/South Africa
SAFARI Northbound
Far East Asia/South Africa
Durban – Tanjung Pelepas - Shanghai – Ningbo – Shekou

If you have further questions, we encourage you to visit or liaise with your local Maersk customer service representative.

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