20th March 2011, www.island.lk
In response to growing export demand in the region, global shipping giant Mearsk said it launched a dedicated service, called ‘Icon’, directly linking Sri Lanka, North and East India with northern Europe.
The first ‘Icon’ vessel M.V. Maersk Miami V 1104 berthed on March 19 at the SAGT terminal in Colombo.
Picture shows the vessel’s captain and Maersk Line’s Colombo staff members on board the vessel celebrating the commencement of this new service.
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