PortMiami welcomes its first cargo service to Turkey
MIAMI ( September 16, 2021 ) —
ZIM Integrated Shipping Services recently selected PortMiami for its new Mediterranean - North America - Turkey (ZCT) service. The service’s first Miami-bound vessel, TRF PARTICI, will arrive on Friday, September 24, 2021.
The ZCT TRF PARTICI is a 3,500 twenty-foot equivalent units vessel, is part of a fixed bi-monthly service, calling at the Port of Miami Terminal Operating Company cargo terminal. Its rotation will include Mersin - Yarimca, Izmit – Izmir, Aliaga – New York – Savannah - Miami – Houston – Mersin.
“We are excited to welcome ZIM’s new service to PortMiami and grow our access to Turkey, a key trade market that PortMiami has been working to grow and develop,” said Miami-Dade County Mayor Daniella Levine Cava. “This new trade service shows customer confidence in PortMiami and represents continued growth and expanded opportunities for Miami-Dade County’s trade and logistics community. These are all good signs as we work hard to recover our economy. We are truly grateful for ZIM’s continued partnership.”
For additional information about ZIM’s new ZCT service, please visit the ZIM website.