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Ellerman City Liners’ new trans-Atlantic service begins calling JAXPORT

[ January 11, 2023   //   ]

The first vessel in UK-based Ellerman City Liners’ ‘ trans-Atlantic service made its inaugural call to the Jacksonville Port Authority (JAXPORT) recently. JAXPORT representatives presented a plaque to the crew of the container ship SC Mona Lisa to recognize the ship’s maiden voyage to Jacksonville.
Ellerman City Liners offers direct container service to/from three destinations in Europe to the SSA Jacksonville Container Terminal at JAXPORT’s Blount Island Marine Terminal.
The bi-weekly service offers premium transit times of 13 to 17 days from North Europe to Jacksonville. The port rotation is Antwerp, Belgium; Rotterdam, Netherlands; Tilbury, England; New York, NY; Wilmington, NC; and Jacksonville, Fla.
The service moves a variety of consumer goods through JAXPORT, such as auto parts, clothing, and wine and spirits, while providing export capabilities for made-in-U.S. goods, including forest products.

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Ellmerman City Liners’ ship, SC Mona Lisa, calls on JAXPORT as the first vessel in its trans-Atlantic service. (JAXPORT photo.)

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