East South East Service (ESEA) vessel upgrade

5th October 2016

East South East Service (ESEA) vessel upgrade


Swire Shipping is pleased to advise that in response to strong demand from our customers, the MV”Ningpo” will be replaced by Swire Shipping’s larger new generation of vessel MV “Shuntien”.

The MV “Shuntien V1622S will commence from Singapore on the 19thNovember into the ESEA service network, this will be reflected in this week’s schedule.

The innovative S Class vessel will provide Swire Shipping’s valued customers with additional capacity, heavy lift capabilities (up to 120 tons) and increased cargo flexibility to and from Asia: Pacific, New Zealand and Darwin

The vessels have been specially designed for their unique high speed cargo handling ability and the versatility to carry a wide range of cargo types including steel and forest products, heavy-lift plant machinery and equipment and project parcels as well as agricultural commodities and minor bulk parcels.

We would like to take this opportunity to thank you for your ongoing support and we look forward to being of continued service to you. We have attached details of the new vessel, which outline its flexibility and capabilities.

Should you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact your local Swire Shipping representative.


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