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First Tropical Shipping Sailing through Port of Halifax January 9, 2017

Fri January 6, 2017

Release sent on behalf of Tropical Shipping Canada, Halterm International Container Terminal, and the Halifax Port Authority.

This news release was originally sent out on January 5, 2017.

 Tropical Shipping is set to begin its service from the Port of Halifax, Nova Scotia. On January 9, 2017, the Vega Omega voyage 0011 will depart Halterm International Container Terminal bringing improved import and export connectivity to customers in Florida, The Bahamas, Puerto Rico and the Caribbean.

At 148 metres length, the Vega Omega, a 1,118 TEU capacity geared-vessel, will handle more than 550 containers through Halifax in peak-season, including more than 200 refrigerated containers for export. Continue reading

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