News Release

Friday, 07 August 2015

MOL Issues Print Edition of “Safety, Environmental and Social Report 2015”

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL; President & CEO: Junichiro Ikeda) today announced the publications of the print edition of its Safety, Environmental and Social Report 2015.

Called the “Environmental and Social Report” until last year, MOL’s Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)-related publication was renamed the “Safety, Environmental and Social Report 2015” to more accurately reflect the MOL Group’s worldwide leadership in safe operation.  The report provides a detailed look at MOL’s Environment, Society, Governance (ESG) activities, its social role in the ocean shipping industry, and initiatives on safe operation.  The report also introduces MOL CHART, which was designed to convey the values shared by the MOL Group’s diverse, multinational workforce as they seek to maximize their skills and abilities in every position.  The report’s objective is to give readers a thorough understanding of the MOL Group management policies as works to grow sustainably in step with society.

Main topics are as follows.
  Special Feature 1    - Dialogue with an Expert - Forge Ahead to Become the World Leader in Safe Operation

  Special Feature 2    
- Safety Operation Supporting Center(SOSC) - Working Closely with Captains to Ensure Safety
  Special Feature 3    
Safety Operation to Support Yamal LNG Project
  Focus 1                    
Interview: Executive Officer Responsible for Human Resources Development
                               - Helping women advance in their careers -
  Focus 2                    World's Largest Containerships: 20,000TEU

  Focus 3                    
Educational Support in Communities Affected by the Great East Japan Earthquake

Print edition is to be sent upon request at MOL website (, while PDF version is updated online (