Hisane Masaki

The tax reforms provide another release valve for growing financial pressure.

More from Hisane Masaki

Japan Post’s group net loss more than doubled in the first half of the current fiscal year from a year earlier.
Net profit at Kintetsu World Express crashed even as group revenue surged.
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.
Net profit at Nippon Express Co., Japan’s biggest international freight forwarder, surged in the first half of fiscal 2016 despite a revenue decline.
Yusen Logistics swung into the red in the first half of fiscal year 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...
Nittsu Research Institute and Consulting has announced its expectations for Japan's air cargo trade in fiscal year 2016.
A research outfit affiliated with Japan’s largest freight forwarder has laid out its expectations for the country's container trade.
Kintetsu World Express acquired APL Logistics to increase its competitiveness with U.S. and European rivals, and APL Logistics offset revenue declines at other KWE units.
Last year’s acquisition of APL Logistics continued to dent profit at Kintetsu World Express Inc.
Profits at Yusen Logistics and Nippon Express were both impacted by declines in their Americas business.
Profits at two of Japan’s leading logistics companies fell in the first quarter of fiscal year 2016.