Virginia port to get new service to Caribbean
- June 18, 2009
The Port of Virginia will become the first U.S. port of call on a new vessel service between the Caribbean and the U.S. East Coast, according to the Daily Press.
French shipping company CMA CGM will operate the service, which begins Monday.
However, the Newport News Marine Terminal has lost a longtime customer, the National Shipping Co. of Saudi Arabia, to the Port of Charleston, S.C. (Daily Press)