A substantial shipment of eggs has arrived this morning from Ukraine on MV PAOLA with ADMIRAL CONTAINER LINES. The shipment was Loaded into 16 x 40' refrigerated containers (RH), each with almost 450K eggs. This equals over 7 Million eggs.
David Cohen, VP operation in the Port Authority Company said: 'Every day we see vital equipment and supplies discharged during this CORONA CRISIS. We do our utmost to facilitate any party involved in importing vital products. Medical gear, key raw materials, protective gear, food stuffs and off course among these this shipment of Eggs. We continue to be the export gateway of Israel and allow all validated Vital Factories to continue exporting their goods worldwide. In these difficult times in terms of employment, facilitating and supporting production and Exports are vital to the Market, and we fully understand our responsibility to continue providing service around the clock.
Carmel International shipping Services, Agents of ADMIRAL CONTAINER LINES in Israel: 'From the onset of the CORONA VIRUS crisis, shortages were anticipated for certain key products. The shortage of Eggs has taken an important part in the public discourse as well as the political agenda. We have cooperated with the parties involved since several weeks ago with initial shipments from the moment they were allowed. We are happy to see the volumes increase in order to meet the needs of the market at this time. it is a great honor to be part of the supply chain during such challenging times.