March 7 - The companies which operate the napa service have announced that with the sailing of the Silverstone Express from Los Angeles on April 25th and Grays Harbor on April 28th, regular direct calls will be added at Osaki and Shanghai to the triangula

The napa service was launched in April last year by Partner Shipping AS of Norway and Praxis Logistics of Australia and deploys three pure car and truck carriers. Each vessel has a capacity for 3,930 cars, but the service also targets high, wide and heavy cargoes.

Partner Shipping was set up in 2008 by ex-UECC managers and Praxis Logistics was established by ex-Wallenius Wilhelmsen staff in Australia

From the end of April , the port rotation of the napa service will be Lazaro Cardenas, Los Angeles, Grays Harbor, Xingang, Osaka, Shanghai, Singapore, Fremantle, Melbourne, Port Kembla, Brisbane and Auckland.

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