Eimskip moves to bring
 more cargo ships to Portland

Within five years, the Icelandic shipping company aims to offer weekly service, which it says customers expect.

Icelandic steamship line Eimskip has changed its routes to allow for more frequent container shipments between Europe and Portland, and to provide direct service across the Atlantic without having to transfer containers in Iceland – important steps for boosting its business in North America.

The change, which goes into effect next month, means Portland will be served by a rotation of three Eimskip vessels instead of two, and the frequency of service will increase to approximately once every 12 days instead of once every two weeks.

Read the full article in the Portland Press Herald