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Hurricane Irma Update

(Morristown, N.J.)…Further to our Customer Advisory of September 11, 2017, we are providing the following update:

Port Operations

The ports of Charleston and Port Everglades have re-opened. All other Southeast ports remain closed but we expect work to resume tomorrow although some terminals may have limited operations.

Vessel Operations

Vessel movements have commenced and as stated in our September 11, 2017 update no port cancellations are being contemplated at this time.

Rail Operations

The CSX Railroad has re-opened rail terminals with the exception of Savannah (for export traffic).

The Norfolk Southern is accepting traffic with the exception of Savannah and Jacksonville.

Service Center Jacksonville

Power has been restored to the Jacksonville Center and full service will resume tomorrow September 13, 2017.

We thank you for your support and wish everyone in Florida a speedy recovery from the impact of Hurricane “Irma”.

Please contact your Hamburg Süd representative with any questions that you may have.