Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (Japan), Ltd. has announced the enhancement of its dedicated domestic feeder service between Tokyo and Sendai by adding one more sailing and a new port of call in Kashima, effective September 12, 2016.

With the enhancement of the dedicated feeder service, MOL provides a more competitive and frequent connection between Sendai, Tokyo, Hitachi-Naka and Kashima. The upgraded service offers two weekly sailings with a seven-day rotation, compared to the one weekly sailing that was previously offered.

MOL Announces Additional Sailing, New Port of Call at Kashima on Tokyo-Sendai Domestic Feeder Service

Container ship Tsurukabuto - Image:  west-jp/ shipspotting

The port rotation will be as follows: Port Rotation (Turn Around: 7 days)

Sendai, Miyagi (Tue) – Hitachi-Naka (Wed) – Tokyo (Thu) – Sendai (Fri) – Kashima (Sat) – Tokyo (Mon) – Sendai (Tue)


M/V TSURUKABUTO, ETA Sendai, Miyagi, September 13, 2016

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) has the world’s largest ocean shipping fleet. Backed by experience and technologies developed over 132 years, MOL moves today’s global economy. MOL operates specialized bulk carriers for iron ore, coal, and woodchips; tankers that transport crude oil and LNG; car carriers; cruise ships; ferries and coastal liners; and container ships that deliver a variety of finished products as part of the largest and most diverse global network of liner and logistics services. MOL Liner Ltd. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of MOL. The company transports a wide variety of cargoes in international standard containers.

Source: MOL