PEOPLE - MARITIME

PEOPLE - MARITIME

''K" LINE AMERICA INC. (New York) - Robert T. Sherman was named district manager in Boston for the shipping agent and subsidiary of Tokyo-based steamship line Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha Ltd.

He is responsible for import and export sales and for the car- rier's double-stack train operations throughout New England, including eastern Connecticut.Before joining "K" Line, he held two positions simultaneously: regional accounts manager for New England Intermodal Terminal and national accounts manager for Massachusetts Central Railroad. He also has worked for American and foreign steamship lines as a salesman and manager.

SEAWAY PORT AUTHORITY OF DULUTH - Ray H. Skelton was named trade development manager.

He succeeds David L. Sauer, who left the port to join S.A. McLennan Co., a shipping agent in Duluth.