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Dear Valued Customer:


As follow up to our previous update we have been informed by Matson Navigation Company (“Matson”) that their vessel schedules are being further adjusted.


Guam/Saipan/Okinawa -


The Manoa V409W – Guam, Saipan and Okinawa freight from Oakland, originally booked to the Matsonia V625W sailing February 22 and the Mahimahi V416W, will be loaded to the ManoaV409W scheduled to depart Oakland tomorrow afternoon, February 28. The Manoa V409W will arrive in Honolulu Monday, February March 4 and freight will connect with the Maunalei V132W.


The Maunalei V132W - Will depart Long Beach Friday morning, March 1 arriving in Honolulu, March 5. The estimated arrival to Guam is Thursday, March 14 and to Okinawa Sunday, March 17.



South Pacific -


The Kauai V012W – South Pacific freight from Oakland, originally booked to the Matsonia V625W sailing February 22 and the Mahimahi V416W, will be loaded to the Kauai V012W departing Oakland this evening, February 27 and will connect with the Liloa II V031W departing Honolulu Tuesday morning, March 5. The estimated arrival to Papeete is Wednesday, March 13, to Pago Pago is Sunday, March 17, to Apia is Tuesday, March 19 and to Nuku’alofa is Thursday, March 21.



Detailed vessel schedule adjustments are listed below:



Kauai V012W (will connect with the Liloa II V031W)


            Oakland Departure:          Wednesday evening, February 27


            Honolulu Arrival:              Sunday evening, March 3




Manoa V409W (will connect with the Maunalei V132W)


            Oakland Departure:         Thursday afternoon, February 28    


            Honolulu Arrival:              Monday afternoon, March 4



Maunalei V132W


            Long Beach Departure:    Friday morning, March 1


            Honolulu Arrival:             Tuesday afternoon, March 5


            Honolulu Departure:        Thursday morning, March 7


            Guam Arrival:                   Thursday morning, March 14    


            Okinawa Arrival:              Sunday evening, March 17



Liloa II V031W


            Honolulu Departure:        Tuesday morning, March 5


            Papeete Arrival:                Wednesday morning, March 13


            Pago Pago Arrival:           Sunday afternoon, March 17    


            Apia Arrival:                     Tuesday afternoon, March 19


            Nuku’alofa Arrival:          Thursday evening, March 21



Our trucking operations in Guam and the South Pacific islands will do everything in their power to expedite the handling of your shipments to minimize any further delay.



Should you have additional questions, please contact your local representative or Customer Service at our corporate office at 1-800-488-4888 or 1-310-537-2000, Ext. 2020.


Thank you in advance for your understanding. We apologize for any inconvenience.