At the beginning of this week a ConRo vessel of the shipping company Grimaldi Lines was handled in Hamburg for the first time on its maiden voyage.
‘This third new addition to its regular service between Hamburg and the West African ports shows the Grimaldi company strengthening its commitment to this route. ‘Our recently commissioned ConRo ships will be serving the West African ports of discharge with greater frequency. We accept all types of cargo on all vessels serving in West African transport,’ said Dirk Peters of Grimaldi Germany on the occasion of the Grande Ghana’s visit to the Hamburg’s Unikai Multipurpose Terminal.Services offered by Grimaldi:
Central Express: departures from Hamburg with six ConRo ships of the GRANDE class, now every six days. Ports of discharge are Dakar, Tema, Lagos, Abidjan and Cotonou / Lome (at 12-day alternating intervals)Southern Express: departures from Hamburg with four ConRo ships, now every eleven days. Ports of discharge are Dakar, Luanda, Douala and Pointe Noire.