Worldwide Terminals Fernandina LLC
February 13, 2019 5:56 a.m.
Worldwide Terminals Fernandina LLC (“Worldwide”) is pleased to announce they have concluded a deal to launch a new monthly vessel service at the Port of Fernandina. The new service will be operated by SDW Shipping BV, a private shipping company based in the Netherlands. The first vessel call at Fernandina will commence in April of 2019.
The service will feature general cargo vessels of approximately 15,000 Gross Tons, encompassing break-bulk, project and heavy lift cargo, and containers.
The service will originate in Uddevalla, Sweden, and call Bilbao, Spain before making its way into Fernandina for discharge of lumber and steel. It will then load back cargo, potentially call at ports in Guatemala or Costa Rica, and then transit the Panama Canal destined for the West Coast of South America. Ports of call will include Buenaventura, Columbia, Callao, Peru and Arica and Iquique in Chile, where it will discharge and load back cargoes for Fernandina.