Moana Chief Profile

MV Moana Chief – CV1700 Container Vessel

The China Navigation Company (CNCo), the deep sea ship owning and operating arm of the multi-national Swire Group, are proud to introduce the MV Moana Chief. Operated by Pacifica Shipping, it is the largest dedicated domestic container vessel to operate on the New Zealand coast.

The MV Moana Chief will operate on a scheduled ‘fixed day’ weekly rotation connecting domestic shippers together with importers and exporters seeking to connect with international voyages.

Pacifica’s dedicated primary service rotation is, Tauranga → Auckland → Lyttelton → Nelson, services between other ports are also covered.  Services between other ports are also offered. Refer to our Coastal Shipping Network.

The following documents are available for downloading:

Service Update Notice

Shipping Vessel Closure.

Please note that our vessel services will not be operating during the Christmas & New Year Holiday period.