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Tilbury’s London Container Terminal (LCT) has announced Streamlines’ new Blue Stream weekly service will call at London’s major port from February, as part of a new service linking Northern Europe to and from the Caribbean, Central America and Florida.

Streamlines,part of the SeaTrade group, is a niche container line which operates in the Caribbean, with a strong focus on perishable cargo. The new Blue Stream service will arrive for its inaugural call at Tilbury on 12 February, and the line claims it will prove to be one of the fastest Caribbean links to the UK.  The rotation will be Rotterdam – Tilbury – Radicatel (Le Havre) – Fort de France – Pointe a Pitre – Philipsburg – Moin – Puerto Cortes – Santo Tomas de Castilla – Rotterdam – Tilbury,