Global container shipping line APL has enhanced its Japan-to-Thailand and Philippines coverage as a slot operator in a tie-up with Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL). The new service, named Japan-Thailand-Philippine (JTP) service, will enhance APL's coverage of Japanese ports. It offers APL customers direct access to markets in Shimizu and Nagoya. It also links Korea to the Southeast Asian markets of Thailand and the Philippines.
JTP offers one of the industry's best transit times between Japan and Thailand, and the Philippines to Japan. Port rotation for the JTP service will be: Tokyo, Yokohama, Shimizu, Nagoya, Pusan, Laem Chabang, Manila, and Tokyo.
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