August 6, 2008

NYK Opens Representative Office in St Petersburg

Japanese shipping company Nippon Yusen Kaisha has opened a representative office in St Petersburg, Russia.

Nippon Yusen Kaisha (NYK) said that the office will focus on promoting logistics, liner, car transport, harbor, bulk and energy transport services throughout Russia's Northwestern Federal District.

The NYK Group already has logistics subsidiaries established in Moscow and St Petersburg, and has a liner subsidiary based in the country. NYK is also involved in two advanced liquefied natural gas projects with Sovcomflot, a Russian shipping company.