FESCO has revived its former FESCO Baltorient Line (FBOL) brand for a new direct service connecting China and St Petersburg that operates on a monthly basis. The FBOL will connect Rizhao, Lianyungang, Ningbo, Shanghai, Yantian, Mundra, St Petersburg, Rizhao on a 80-88 day rotation using 3 ships of 2,400-3,000 teu with inducement calls on the backhaul leg from St Petersburg that are currently scheduled to call at Xingang (on 1 June 2023), Durban (on 2 July 2023) and Mundra (on 18 July 2023). T
X-Press Feeders will add new calls at Gdansk and Gdynia on its Intra Baltic X-Press (IBX) service from April 2023. The revised rotation will turn in 2 weeks and call Rotterdam, Gdansk, Gdynia, Klaipeda, Riga, Rotterdam starting with the 917 teu X-PRESS GODAVARI at Gdansk on 6 April and the 809 teu X-PRESS MULHACEN at Gdansk on 13 April.