Regional Container Lines (RCL) has announced an additional sailing weekly from Laem Chabang to Jakarta, following new deployment and slot arrangement on this corridor in partnership with Ocean Network Express (ONE) & Samudera Shipping Lines (SSL).
The current RTI will continue to run Laem Chabang (Wed/Thu), Port Klang (W) (Sun/Sun), Singapore (Mon/Tue), Jakarta (Wed/Fri), Singapore (Sun/Mon). This string will be jointly run by RCL, ONE and SSL deploying 2 vessels with a capacity of 2,000 TEUs. The maiden voyage under this arrangement will call Laem Chabang 11th April and Jakarta 18th April.
The second string RTI2 will be jointly run by RCL and ONE, also deploying 2 vessels with 2000 TEU capacity, calling Laem Chabang (Sun/Tue), Singapore (Thu/Fri), Jakarta (Sat/Mon), Singapore (Tue/Wed), Port Klang (W) (Thu/Thu), Port Klang (N) (Thu/Fri). The maiden voyage for this string will call Laem Chabang on 8th April and Jakarta on 14th April.
By having slots on both strings, RCL will offer both SOC and COC customers additional frequency from Laem Chabang & Jakarta with different departure days. RTI will offer faster transit time for Jakarta to Laem Chabang, and RTI2 will offer faster transit time for Laem Chabang to Jakarta respectively.