Name Change of Two “K” Line Group Ship Management Subsidiaries 

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Name Change of Two "K" Line Group Ship Management Subsidiaries

January 17, 2018

"K" Line As of April 1, 2018, Taiyo Nippon Kisen Co., Ltd. and "K" Line Ship Management Co., Ltd., both of which are "K" Line Group ship management subsidiaries, will change their names to "K" Line RoRo Bulk Ship Management Co., Ltd. and "K" Line Energy Ship Management Co., Ltd., respectively. Utilizing the many years of extensive expertise of these two ship management companies in their respective fields, the entire "K" Line Group is committed to continuously provide even higher quality and more reliable and safer ocean transport services.

Outline of the companies

Company name (current) Taiyo Nippon Kisen Co., Ltd.
Company name (new) "K" Line RoRo Bulk Ship Management Co., Ltd.
Address of head office 2-3, Kaigan-Dori 2 Chome, Chuo-ku, Kobe 650-0024, Japan
President Shunichi Arisaka
Offices 3 domestic and 8 overseas offices in 7 countries
Types of managing vessel Car carriers, Dry bulk carriers
Capital 400 million Japanese Yen
Share holder Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. 100%
Company name (current) "K" Line Ship Management Co., Ltd.
Company name (new) "K" Line Energy Ship Management Co., Ltd.
Address of head office 1-1, Uchisaiwaicho 2-Chome, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-0011, Japan
President Toshikazu Saito
Offices 1 domestic and 5 overseas offices in 4 countries
Types of managing vessel Tankers, LPG carriers, LNG carriers
(※ Containerships and Chemical Tankers are managed by Singapore subsidiary.)
Capital 75 million Japanese Yen
Share holder Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. 100%