IN a bid to operate one of the newest and most competitive reefer container fleets in the liner shipping industry, NYK has ordered 5,500 technologically advanced 40-foot refrigerated (reefer) containers. Delivery of the new units has already commenced.
JAPANESE shipping giant NYK has become a member of the Maritime Anti-Corruption Network (MACN), a global business network that works toward realising fair trade in the entire shipping industry, the company announced.
NYK car carrier rescues 336 from vessel in Mediterranean Sea
THE 71,177-gross ton Hermes Leader, a car carrier operated by NYK Line, was been involved in a rescue operation of 336 passengers in the Mediterranean Sea.
STATE-OWNED CITIC (China International Trust and Investment Corporation) said that its banking, securities, trust and construction divisions will invest CNY700 billion (US$112.79 billion) to support China’s new “One Belt, One Road” initiative.
JAPANESE shipping giant NYK will join five other shipping companies – CMA-CGM, Hamburg Sud, Hapag-Lloyd, China Shipping, and USAC – to start a new service in July linking Asia and the east coast of South America in two loops.
NYK box ship rescues sailor on stricken yacht off Galapagos
THE crew of a containership operated by NYK Line, the 4,918-TEU NYK Lynx, have successfully rescued one man in good health from a sailing yacht in distress 260 nautical miles off the Galapagos Islands.