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ZIM will launch its Black Sea reefer service (ZBX) with the first Alexandria call on January 5, with a weekly fixed-day call each Tuesday, on the following rotation:  Alexandria – Ashdod  – Novorossiysk  – Alexandria/

The service, commencing earlier in view of market needs, is specifically designed for the reefer trade with a transit time of six days from Alexandria to Novorossiysk (Neutep Terminal). Rafael Ben Ari, ZIM VP Shipping: “This seasonal service is part of our ongoing efforts to respond to our customers’ needs in the region.”