MOL orders ISHIN-III bulker


Mitsui OSK Lines (MOL) has announced that it has ordered a new 209,000-dwt Capesize bulker that will adopt element technologies of the compa...

MOL reports vessel collision


Mitsui O.S.K. Lines has reported that the MOL-owned bulker Bright Century collided with a freighter in foggy conditions while under way on t...

MOL to mothball and scrap ships


For the first time in over 20 years Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL), Japan’s most profitable carrier, is considering mothballing some of its lar...

MOL secures new Baoshan contract


Mitsui OSK Lines Ltd (MOL) has announced a sixth longterm transport contract with Baoshan Iron and Steel Co Ltd for a 225,000 dwt ore carrie...

MOL thinks big


Mitsui OSK Lines (MOL) has announced an agreement with Nippon Steel Corp to construct and operate a 323,000 dwt ultra large ore carrier (ULO...

China ore deal


Mitsui OSK Lines Ltd (MOL) has signed a 10-year contract to supply iron ore to Chinese steel major Maanshan Iron & Steel Co Ltd, based in Ma...