News Release

Monday, 19 September 2016

MOL Announces Additional Sailing, New Port of Call at Kashima on Tokyo-Sendai Domestic Feeder Service

September 19, 2016 – Hong Kong – Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (Japan), Ltd. is pleased to announce the enhancement of its dedicated domestic feeder service between Tokyo and Sendai by adding one more sailing and a new port of call in Kashima, effective September 12, 2016.


With the enhancement of the dedicated feeder service, MOL provides a more competitive and frequent connection between Sendai, Tokyo, Hitachi-Naka and Kashima. The upgraded service offers two weekly sailings with a seven-day rotation, compared to the one weekly sailing that was previously offered.

The port rotation will be as follows:

  • Port Rotation (Turn Around: 7 days)
    Sendai, Miyagi (Tue) – Hitachi-Naka (Wed) – Tokyo (Thu) – Sendai (Fri) – Kashima (Sat) – Tokyo (Mon) – Sendai (Tue)
  • Commencement
    M/VTSURUKABUTO, ETA Sendai, Miyagi, September 13, 2016

About MOL
Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) has the world’s largest ocean shipping fleet. Backed by experience and technologies developed over 132 years, MOL moves today’s global economy. MOL operates specialized bulk carriers for iron ore, coal, and woodchips; tankers that transport crude oil and LNG; car carriers; cruise ships; ferries and coastal liners; and containerships that deliver a variety of finished products as part of the largest and most diverse global network of liner and logistics services. MOL Liner Ltd. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of MOL. The company transports a wide variety of cargoes in international standard containers. The MOL Liner containerships also cover a global network of routes. For more information, please visit


For more information, please contact:
Jeremy Jose, Senior Manager, Global Marketing and Communications

MOL Liner Ltd.
Tel: (852) 2823 6465 / Email: 

Takashi Kase, General Manager, Marketing Group
Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (Japan), Ltd.

Tel: (81-3)-3587-7467 / Email: