Following the acquisition by Pacific International Lines of a majority shareholding in Mariana Express Lines (MELL), PAE are very pleased to announce that Pacific Asia Express Pty Ltd will be representing Mariana Express Lines Pte Ltd in Australia with effect from the 20th May, 2015. Mariana Express Lines offers a regular and reliable fixed fortnightly service directly from China main ports, Hong Kong, and Kaohsiung into Darwin and Townsville. The Asia-North Australia (ANA) service is the premier service linking Darwin and Townsville to Asia and beyond with the enhancement of PIL’s global coverage. Now with the addition of Mariana Express to our existing Pacific International Lines (PIL) and Pacific Direct Line (PDL) services, PAE will now be able to offer their customers the most comprehensive shipping service to and from Australia with direct regular liner services into Darwin, Townsville, Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide and Fremantle with connections to Tasmania and many inland points. With connections in Kaohsiung, they can now also offer a regular weekly service to Guam, Saipan, and other Micronesia and Palau ports. The first ANA vessel handled by PAE will be the MELL Solomon / 029 eta Townsville 26th May.