Intermarine Expands Mediterranean to Americas Liner Service; Appoints Hugo Trumpy As Agent for this Trade Lane
HOUSTON (MAY 4, 2017) – Intermarine, LLC, the global leader in the transport of project, breakbulk and heavylift cargo has announced the expansion of its liner service from the Mediterranean to the Americas with the appointment of Hugo Trumpy as exclusive commercial agent in Italy for this trade lane.
Genoa-based Hugo Trumpy has more than 60 years of experience dedicated to this trade lane and customer base (as ex Nordana Line agent). Intermarine and Hugo Trumpy will increase the present liner service to the Americas and will ensure regular sailings from the Mediterranean to the Americas.
Intermarine Italy will remain Intermarine’s main local branch office and handle, on an exclusive basis, all other regional business and commercial activities ex Italy, and on behalf of Italian controlled cargoes, from and to worldwide destinations.
“The expansion of our monthly liner service between the Mediterranean and U.S. Gulf/North Coast South America will provide customers with the performance and reliability Intermarine is known for,” said Al Stanley, President and CEO of Intermarine. “We have served the Caribbean, Mexico and North Coast South America region for more than 25 years and this expansion will provide additional access to the region.”
“We are happy to continue our long-lasting service in this trade lane and are proud to represent Intermarine,” said Andrea Boesgaard – Hugo Trumpy. “With Intermarine, we expect to offer our market an even more diversified and flexible liner service, now accepting heavy units up to 1400 tons.”
Since 2014, Intermarine has operated a bi-monthly sailing from the Mediterranean to Americas through a joint sailing agreement with Marguisa – Spain. “We are looking forward to collaborating with Hugo Trumpy in order to expand the frequency of this service,” said Francisco Duran, General Manager – Marguisa.