Safetrans Line will launch a new St Petersburg Direct Service from China. Safetrans is owned by Worldwide Logistics, in which Alibaba has a minority stake. The St Petersburg Direct Service will start from 27 February 2023 and will connect Qingdao, Shanghai, Ningbo, Nansha, Tangier (irregular), St Petersburg, Qingdao. Port rotation of the new Safetrans Line St Petersburg Direct ServiceIt will operate initially on a fortnightly basis with the intention to turn into a weekly service from April.