West Coast Service (WCS)

Map of the West Coast Service (WCS)

Latest News

Round Trip

Round Trip
Port Transit Time
BALBOA, PA 0
CALLAO, PE 5
PAITA, PE 9
GUAYAQUIL, EC 10
GUAYAQUIL, EC 10
BALBOA, PA 13

Transit Time Calculation (as per proforma)

Key Figures

Key Figures
Frequency Weekly
Vessel Fleet 2
Ports of Call 5
Duration 14 Days

Line Strengths

The APL Advantage:

WCS:

  • 1. Weekly fixed-day service connection between U.S. East coast and South America West Coast

  • 2. Connectivity with APL Global Network via APL Transshipment hub in Panama

  • 3. Expertise in ocean transport of perishables, including value-added services

WCS – Reefer Cargo Exports from West Coast South America to U.S. & Asia:

  • 1. Fast access from South American ports to North American and Asian markets

  • 2. Expertise on perishable ocean transport, including value added services

  • 3. Connectivity with APL global network via APL transhipment hub in Panama

  • 4. Weekly fixed-day service connection between the U.S. East Coast via Panama to/from South America West Coast

Operated Vessels

Operated Vessels
Name Operator Type Geared Nominal Capacity Ccial Capacity @14t Reefer Plugs Dwt Built Flag Speed
ALIOTH X PRESS FEEDERS PANAMA SA CC Y 1 341 449 17 350 2006 LIBERIA 20
MIZAR X PRESS FEEDERS PANAMA SA CC Y 1 341 449 17 350 2005 LIBERIA 20

Networks and Operational information