Japanese carrier Mitsui OSK Lines (MOL) will offer a direct service from Vietnam to the US West Coast, the company has announced.

The company will start its Pacific Southwest Express service from Cai Mep, South Vietnam, on 4 June 2009.

In addition to Cai Mep, MOL will also increase its direct coverage of major ports in Asia.

The service also provides complete coverage of the Pacific Southwest by calling at ports in Los Angeles and Oakland.

By staff writer