Japan

28 Nov 2016
Japan signed an agreement to expand the area of land it can develop within the Thilawa special economic zone.
14 Nov 2016
Japan Post’s group net loss more than doubled in the first half of the current fiscal year from a year earlier.
11 Nov 2016
Net profit at Kintetsu World Express crashed even as group revenue surged.
08 Nov 2016
Eager to avoid the fate of neighboring South Korea’s Hanjin Shipping, Japan’s Big Three shipping companies are lobbying the government for favorable tax and budgetary measures.
07 Nov 2016
Net profit at Nippon Express Co., Japan’s biggest international freight forwarder, surged in the first half of fiscal 2016 despite a revenue decline.
02 Nov 2016
Yusen Logistics swung into the red in the first half of fiscal year 2016.
01 Nov 2016
For decades, the Japanese lines have competed fiercely for their share of the container market, but that has ended with the agreement to merge liner operations.
31 Oct 2016
Synergies can be obtained through a single operating unit.
31 Oct 2016
A merged NYK Line, “K” Line, and MOL would be the dominant mover of containerized goods from Asia to the United States if operations were to begin today.
31 Oct 2016
Japan’s Big Three container lines downgraded their full-year earnings forecasts and said they expected record losses as their fiscal first-half results illustrated the financial difficulties that motivated their Monday announcement they would merge.
31 Oct 2016
With no turnaround for container shipping in the foreseeable future, the three largest Japanese shipping companies are merging.