MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company, a global leader in shipping and logistics, is developing export services for Turkish fruit and vegetables growers by speeding up transit times from Mersin to Novorossiysk, Russia and adding Chornomorsk, Ukraine on the loop to reach key markets in 4 days.
The fast transit times of seasonal TURKEY-EGYPT-RUSSIA-UKRAINE SERVICE will help for citrus fruit and other perishables to reach destinations from farm to shelf in supreme condition.
The main advantages of the MSC’s premium service are:
Operations in Mersin: Friday/Saturday, perfect for harvesting and pre-cooling the cargo at the beginning of the week, with the possibility of loading containers the last days of the week
Direct service to Novorossiysk, Russia, from 4 days transit time
Direct service to Chornomorsk, Ukraine, from 4 days transit time
Turkish port of loading Samsun to be added soon in the service loop
With the TURKEY-EGYPT-RUSSIA-UKRAINE SERVICE upgrade, MSC continues enhancing its service offer to help develop the fruit and vegetable export business in Turkey.
The new upgraded service is operative since October 2020 and will support the trade until end of March 2021.