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As for January 3rd, 2017, the shipping company will re-direct four of its existing Germany-Latvia and Sweden-Latvia links, leaving in place two of them.
Backman-Trummer have commissioned their 3,300 m2 big cargo terminal in the Finnish Port of Vaasa.
The shipping companies have seasonally extended their North Europe-Morocco container service, adding the ports of Riga, Bronka, and St. Petersburg to the loop.
The ferry, chartered to Grandi Navi Veloci and recently sailing in the Mediterranean, will return to the Baltic Sea to replace Stena's other ferries for a short period.
DFDS Seaways (the owner) and St. Peter Line (the charterer) have handed over the ferry Princess Maria to its new operator, the Milan-based Moby Lines.
The company has signed a letter of intent with the Chinese Xiamen Shipbuilding Industry concerning an order for a brand-new ro-pax, to be delivered in the spring of 2020.