Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha is one of the world’s leading transportation companies. At the end of March 2020, NYK Group were operating 784 major ocean vessels, as well as fleets of planes and trucks.
The company’s shipping fleet includes 111 car carriers, 58 container ships, 361 bulk carriers, 56 tankers, 78 LNG carriers, 43 wood chip carriers, 1 cruise ship and 76 other ships. NYK employs about 36,000 people worldwide.
Their headquarters are based in Tokyo and regional headquarters are based in London, New York, Singapore, Hong Kong & Sao Paulo. Further financial details on the NYK Group can be found here
NYK’s RORO Division represents the world’s largest RORO ocean carrier. NYK’s RORO fleet has approximately 621,000 car capacity which represents just under 16% of the global car transportation fleet capacity.
Since the late 1990s, NYK’s RORO Terminal Business has expanded globally linking land and ocean transportation.
In addition to loading and unloading cargo from vessels, yard management and Pre-Delivery Inspection (PDI) services are conducted according to specific customer requirements.
The Terminals are designed and managed to provide a high quality service within a safe working environment, whilst offering a sophisticated range of value added services.