Home / Shipping / Aviation/ JCT commemorates ceremonial berth of Pendulum Express Lines inaugural call M.V. Amalthea at Colombo

JCT commemorates ceremonial berth of Pendulum Express Lines inaugural call M.V. Amalthea at Colombo


Comments / {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}} Views / Wednesday, 13 September 2017 00:00


Hong Kong-registered Pendulum Express Lines’ (PEL) MV Amalthea berthed its maiden voyage at Jaya Container Terminal in Colombo, Sri Lanka recently. 

The senior management of JCT, SLPA and MAC Equity Maritime Services Ltd, the PEL local agency graced the occasion to commemorate the inaugural berth and the traditional exchange of plaques took place on board. 

PEL commenced business in 2001, offering various feeder services as a vessel operator and has over 10 weekly scheduled feeder services in the region currently. PEL is recognised as an emerging player in the feeder business and has extensive growth plans to be positioned as one of the most desired feeder carriers in the market in the coming years. The new service, North Asia-India Subcontinent Service (NISC), is operated together with partners HMM, CMA, KMTC and SCI. Each partner including Pendulum contributes one vessel, while HMM contributes two vessels. Port rotation: Xingang (Tianjin), Qingdao, Ningbo, Singapore, Port Klang, Nhava Sheva, Mundra, Hazira, Colombo, Port Klang, Singapore and Xingang.

PEL’s other service Pakistan India Express service (PIX) has a rotation from Singapore-Port Klang-Colombo-Karachi-Mundra-Port Klang and serves its clients through slot arrangements with a partner carrier. 

MAC Equity Maritime Service Ltd. is the general shipping agent providing full-fledged agency services together with all customary ancillary and incidental services to the principal. MAC Equity Maritime Services Ltd. is a majority-owned subsidiary of MAC Holdings Ltd.


Share This Article


DISCLAIMER:

1. All comments will be moderated by the Daily FT Web Editor.

2. Comments that are abusive, obscene, incendiary, defamatory or irrelevant will not be published.

3. We may remove hyperlinks within comments.

4. Kindly use a genuine email ID and provide your name.

5. Spamming the comments section under different user names may result in being blacklisted.

COMMENTS

Today's Columnists

To hang or not to hang!

Tuesday, 17 July 2018

President Maithripala Sirisena dropped a bombshell out of the blues last week, sans all ‘maître’ (loving-kindness) when he launched a coup de main on drug offenders. He threatened to use his powers to place his signature to execute the death sen


The demise of the superstar investor

Tuesday, 17 July 2018

The allure of the superstar investor can be irresistible. You know who they are – the confident, articulate individuals idolised either because of a spectacular non-consensus investment call, the size of their fortune or sometimes because they are


Disruptive economy and poverty of knowledge: Sri Lankans have a lot to learn

Monday, 16 July 2018

The poor are usually defined as those who are below a given level of income that would be insufficient to meet their basic needs. In my view, the poor – no matter whether it is an individual, family or a nation – are those who are unable to read


National prosperity through quality and productivity

Monday, 16 July 2018

I was so delighted to get involved with the national convention of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Quality and Productivity (SLAAQP) with the fitting theme, “National Prosperity through World Class Quality and Productivity”.


Columnists More