Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha is one of the world's leading transportation companies. At the end of March 2013, the NYK Group was operating 844 major ocean vessels, as well as fleets of planes, trains, and trucks. The company's shipping fleet includes containerships, bulk carriers, wood-chip carriers, car carriers, tankers, LNG carriers plus other types of ships. NYK's revenue in fiscal 2014 was up 7.4% from the previous year and now stands at just over 2401Billion Yen, and as a group NYK employs about 55,661 people worldwide. NYK is based inTokyo and has regional headquarters inLondon, New York, Singapore, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Sydney, and Sao Paulo.
The latest financial information as of 31st March 2015 can be downloaded here
Fleet: NYK Group
|Fiscal Year 2014||Fiscal Year 2014|
|Type of Vessel||Vessels||Kt(dwt)|
|Container Ships (incl semi-Container Ships)||104||5,991,293|
|Bulk Carriers (Capesize) *1||123||23,861,267|
|Bulk Carriers (Panamaxsize) *2||113||9,542,697|
|Bulk Carriers (Handysize) *3||172||7,848,742|
|Wood Chip Carriers||48||2,558,547|
Co-owned ship's dwt is including not only NYK Group companies' ownership but also other companies' ownership.
The number of LNG Carriers including equity method affiliates are 69 as of March 31,2015.
*1 Capesize : Over 120,000 dwt
*2 Panamax : 60,000 - 119,999 dwt
*3 Handysize : Under 60,000 dwt
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