Who is NYK?

Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha is one of the world's leading transportation companies. At the end of March 2017, the NYK Group was operating 799 major ocean vessels, as well as fleets of planes and trucks. The company's shipping fleet includes 372 bulk carriers, 111 car carriers, 97 containerships (including semi-containerships), 70 LNG carriers (including those owned by equity method affiliates), 63 tankers, 43 wood-chip carriers, one cruise ship, and 42 other ships (including multipurpose and project cargo vessels). NYK's revenue in fiscal 2016 exceeded $17 billion, and as a group NYK employs about 36,000 people worldwide. NYK is based in Tokyo and has regional headquarters in London, New York, Singapore, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Sydney, and Sao Paulo.

The latest financial information can be found here.

 

Fleet: NYK Group

  Fiscal Year 2016 Fiscal Year 2016
Type of Vessel Vessels Kt(dwt)
Container Ships (incl semi-Container Ships) 97   6,097,420
Bulk Carriers (Capesize) *1 99 19,570,069
Bulk Carriers (Panamaxsize) *2 96   8,179,015
Bulk Carriers (Handysize) *3 177   8,257,574
Wood Chip Carriers 43   2,321,333
Car Carriers 111   2,010,637
Tankers 63 10,080,345
LNG Carriers 29   2,176,681
Multi-Purpose Carriers 41      688,524
Others  1        7,450
Cruise Ships  1       7,548
Total 758 59,396,596

Note:

Co-owned ship's dwt is including not only NYK Group companies' ownership but also other companies' ownership.

The total number of LNG Carriers owned includes vessels owned by equity method affiliates.

*1 Capesize    : Over 120,000 dwt

*2 Panamax   : 60,000 - 119,999 dwt

*3 Handysize : Under 60,000 dwt

  

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