Yusen Logistics

Yusen Logistics is a Tokyo-based global logistics provider with over 20,000 employees in more than 500 offices located in Asia, Australia, Europe, South America and North America. Yusen Logistics’ array of services includes LTL trucking, Air Freight Forwarding, port drayage; Contract Logistics; Ocean Freight Forwarding; ISO container repositioning; network optimization, and distribution management.

Yusen Logistics is a subsidiary of Nippon Yusen, a Tokyo-based Japanese shipping company that belongs to the Mitsubishi keiretsu (industrial alliance). Nippon Yusen operates a fleet of about 800 ships, that includes container ships, tankers, bulk and wood chip carriers, Ro-Ro car carriers, reefer vessels, LNG carriers and cruise ships.

In addition to its transportation capabilities, Yusen Logistics (Americas) has a network of warehouses strategically located in key domestic U.S. locations. 


NYK's container terminal at the Port of Tokyo
14 Oct 2013
TOKYO — Yusen Logistics is focusing on building supply chains in Mexico, Myanmar and Cambodia, as the former provides customers easier access to the North American market and latter two allow shippers to diversify their sourcing.
Jaipur sales office.
14 Oct 2013
Yusen Logistics (India) has opened a new sales office in Jaipur, the capital of the Indian state of Rajasthan, to serve its customers in the northern region.
01 Aug 2013
Major Japanese international freight forwarder Yusen Logistics Co. said that it slipped into the red in the first quarter of fiscal 2013, which started on April 1, despite a big jump in operating revenue.
16 Jul 2013
Yusen Logistics has enhanced its less-than-containerload portfolio with a new direct service from Hong Kong to Rotterdam, the Netherlands.
18 Jun 2013
Yusen Logistics is adding a weekly service from Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam, to Los Angeles to its LCL network.
29 May 2013
Susman Godfrey, an American antitrust litigation firm, has filed a class action against some of the world’s largest maritime vehicle shipping companies, alleging price fixing of carrier services...
23 May 2013
Yusen Logistics has expanded its direct less-than-containerload services by adding two new routes to its network...
14 May 2013
Yusen Logistics’ Americas division will officially open its new 229,000 square foot warehouse in Chicago on May 20, 2013.
02 May 2013
Major Japanese international freight forwarder Yusen Logistics said its group net profit plunged 55.7 percent in fiscal 2012, which ended on March 31, from a year earlier to 1.119 billion yen ($11.42 million) despite sound revenue growth.
01 Feb 2013
Major Japanese international freight forwarder Yusen Logistics Co.
22 Nov 2012
Yusen Logistics will not appeal an antitrust ruling by the Tokyo High Court to the Supreme Court, the Japanese freight forwarder said Thursday.
20 Nov 2012
Logistics, supply chain and freight forwarding company Yusen Logistics recently opened its largest solar power generation system at its warehouse facility in Port Murray, N.J.
14 Nov 2012
Supply chain provider Yusen Logistics recently added a less-than-containerload service from Taiwan to Los Angeles.
09 Nov 2012
The Tokyo High Court upheld an antitrust ruling by the Japan Fair Trade Commission against major international freight fo
01 Nov 2012
Major Japanese international freight forwarder Yusen Logistics Co.
Intermodal Transportation Institute, University of Denver, Adriene Bailey
16 Oct 2012
The board of directors of the Intermodal Transportation Institute at the University of Denver on Oct. 10 elected Adriene Bailey...
30 Aug 2012
20 Aug 2012
Yusen Logistics will begin operating in Dhaka and Chittagong, Bangladesh, on Oct. 15 to serve apparel and other retail shippers.
01 Aug 2012
Major Japanese international freight forwarder Yusen Logistics Co.
30 Apr 2012
Major Japanese international freight forwarder Yusen Logistics Co., Ltd.
01 Feb 2012
Yusen Logistics’s net profit surged 14.7 percent in the first nine months of fiscal 2011, which started on April 1, 2011, as the Japanese forwarder saw revenue jump 90.9 percent in the same peri
09 Jan 2012
Yusen Logistics this week launched a weekly less-than-containerload service from Shanghai to Southampton, U.K., as the forwarder builds on a similar service from England to Singapore.
18 Nov 2011
NYK Logistics and Yusen Air & Sea Service, part of Japan’s NYK Group, consolidated operations in India by combining their local arms into a single business unit.
04 Oct 2011
The CEOs of most logistics providers are bullish about the financial prospects of their companies over the next one and three-year periods and are most optimistic about business in Asia, according to
10 Aug 2011
Yusen Logistics (Americas) added management of its transportation division to the responsibilities of Michael Noone, the logistics company’s executive vice president and chief operating officer.
01 Aug 2011
Yusen Logistics, the logistics arm of Japanese shipping group NYK Line, will appeal an anti-monopoly ruling by the Japan Fair Trade Commission to the Tokyo High Court.
01 Aug 2011
Yusen Logistics's net profit plunged 59.2 percent in its fiscal first quarter ending June 30 from a year earlier to $6.1 million on a consolidated basis despite a significant boost in revenue.
11 Jul 2011
Japan’s competition oversight agency rejected an appeal from Yusen Logistics of the freight forwarder’s fine for violating antitrust laws in a global air freight pricing conspiracy, accord
12 May 2011
Two Japanese international freight forwarders expanded their operations into Indochina, a Southeast Asian region sandwiched by two Asian giants -- China to the east and India to the west.
02 May 2011
Yusen Logistics said its net profit surged 134.4 percent in fiscal 2010, which ended on March 31, from the previous fiscal year to $44.16 million.
27 Apr 2011
Yusen Logistics (Americas) hired Doug Granger as director of capacity procurement and intermodal equipment management.
11 Apr 2011
On the theory that the whole is greater than the sum of two parts, NYK Group is creating a global logistics giant by tapping the synergies between two of its subsidiaries and combining them under a si
01 Apr 2011
NYK Logistics and Yusen Air & Sea Service extended their global merger into North America on Friday, combining operations as part of the effort to turn the businesses into a single worldwide logis
01 Feb 2011
Yusen Logistics boosted net profit 125 percent year-over-year to $34.9 million in the first nine months of fiscal 2010 with the absorption of NYK Logistics.
06 Jan 2011
Japanese forwarder Yusen Logistics at an extraordinary board meeting on Wednesday promoted Hiromitsu Kuramoto to president and representative director, effective April 1.