Mediterranean Shipping Company S.A. (MSC), with head-quarters at Geneva, Switzerland is a privately owned shipping line, founded in 1970, which has rapidly grown from a small conventional ship operator to become one of largest global shipping lines in the world. MSC Vietnam is part of the operation of MSC South East Asia involving 7 countries including Vietnam, others being Indonesia, Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, Myanmar, Cambodia with the regional of?ce being located at Singapore. Main activities in Vietnam are shipping agency, logistics and depot investment.
MSC's ?rst vessel called on Vietnam waters in March 2003 & currently have two weekly sailings to pick up cargo for trans-shipment at Singapore while for Transpaci?c cargo, have speci?c weekly sailings for trans-shipment at Hong Kong. MSC’s operation now in Ho Chi Minh City has been credited with an ISO 9001-2000 certi?cation recently, with the main focus being continuous improvement in service & presence.
MSC's operations have grown consistently in the region becoming a major force today in the global logistics industry.
MSC now has added to its services in Vietnam, a weekly call in the north at Cai Lan port in the Quang Ninh province, as a measure to further bolster its presence in the region & offer a complete coverage in terms of the country’s geography.
With upgrading of services & commitment to quality transport solutions being an ongoing exercise within the MSC organization, the company's main focus today is to consolidate on its position & keep looking at every opportunity