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News Releases in 2021

News 2021

December 2021

2021/12/28 >> Corporate Governance Report

2021/12/28 >> Shipping Market Information Updated

2021/12/21 >> “K” Line to Support Victims of Typhoon Rai (Odette) in the Philippines 

2021/12/17 >> Notice of Amendment on “Notice Concerning Dissolution of Subsidiary Company and Transfer of Fixed Assets”

2021/12/17 >> Notice Concerning Dissolution of Subsidiary Company and Transfer of Fixed Assets

2021/12/16 >> “K” Line Selected for “Commendation Award” in the “Internet IR Award 2021” 

2021/12/08 >> “K” LINE Awarded CDP’ s “A List 2021” on Climate Change 

2021/12/08 >> Joint Approval in Principle (AIP) for New Concept Design of Ammonia Fueled Car Carrier 

2021/12/06 >> “K” LINE Obtains VSPS Regarding Australian Quarantine for Car Carrier

2021/12/03 >> Field Trial Utilizing IoT Devise of Lashing Materials Control for High & Heavy Cargo in Car Carrier Business 

2021/12/02 >> “K” LINE Conducts Trial Use of Marine Biofuel for Decarbonization on Car Ca

2021/12/01 >> Introduction of AI-Powered Contract Intelligence Platform

November 2021

2021/11/25 >> Shipping Market Information Updated

2021/11/24 >> Publication of “K” LINE REPORT 2021 

2021/11/18 >> Launching of a 90,000-dwt Bulk Carrier "LIN MIARAK" 

2021/11/17 >> “K” LINE Group Companies Establish New Cold and Dry Warehouses in Thailand  (140

2021/11/16 >> “K” Line Listed on the Dow Jones Sustainability Asia Pacific Index, a Leading Index for ESG Investing for 11 consecutive years

2021/11/04 ​​>> Financial Highlights for 3rd quater FY2021 will be anounced on Febraury 3, 2022.

2021/11/04 >> Financial Highlights for 2nd quarter FY2021 were released

2021/11/04 >> The Challenge of Achieving Net-Zero GHG Emissions ~Revision of 2050 Targets for “K” LINE Environmental Vision 2050~

2021/11/04 >> Notice on Filing of Applications for Delisting of the Company’s Shares from the Nagoya Stock Exchange and the Fukuoka Stock Exchange

2021/11/04 >> Notice of occurrence of Non-Operating Income by dividends income 

2021/11/04 >> Notice on Revised of Financial Results for the full Fiscal Year ending March 2022 and Dividend policy (No Interim Dividend, Year-end dividend policy)

2021/11/04 >> Financial Highlights for 2nd quarter FY2021 

2021/11/02 >> Starts Joint R&D on Integrated Navigation Support System Using AI and Other Cutting-edge Technologies 

2021/11/01 >> Initiated Co-Development of Marine Machinery Operation Support System utilizing AI

October 2021

2021/10/28 >> “K” LINE and IBM Japan, Field Trial Utilizing IoT and AI Conducted to Improve Safety and Quality of Car Carrier Cargo Handling

2021/10/26 >> Joint project on “Development of Ammonia-fueled ship” adopted as Green Innovation Fund 

2021/10/25 >> Shipping Market Information Updated

2021/10/20 >> “K” LINE successfully separated and captured CO2 from exhaust gas in World’s First CO2 Capture Plant on Vessel  (151KB)

2021/10/12 >> Conduct Emergency Response Exercise

2021/10/04 >> Joint Research on Marine Plastic Waste Launched with Tokyo University of Marine Science and Technology  (129KB)

September 2021

2021/09/29 >> Delivery of a 210,000-dwt Bulk Carrier "CAPE BROLGA" for JFE Steel Corporation

2021/09/27 >> First Climate Transition Linked Loan in Japan

2021/09/27 >> Shipping Market Information Updated

2021/09/24 >> Publication of FACTBOOK 2021

2021/09/22 >> “K”ARE program received a “Special Award” for Safety and Smart Environment for Seafarers

2021/09/21 >> “K” LINE to procure 8 Next-Generation of Environmentally Friendly Car Carriers 

2021/09/07 >> “K”Line Agrees Time Charter of LPG Fueled VLGC for LPG/Ammonia transport with GYXIS Corporation

2021/09/06 >> “K” Line to finance Transition Linked Loan under newly formulated Transition Linked Finance Framework

August 2021

2021/08/26 >> Establishment of Sustainable Finance Website 

2021/08/25 >> Shipping Market Information Updated 

2021/08/24 >> “K” Line Group Introduces New Total Auto-Logistics Business in Peru  (219KB) 

2021/08/20 >> Providing the space for vaccination site in Philippines  (210KB) 

2021/08/05 >> World's first CO2 Capture Plant on vessel installed on Coal carrier “CORONA UTILITY” Launch of the “CC-OCEAN” Project demonstration  (489KB)


2021/08/04 >> Commencement of Joint Development Agreement for Tidal Energy Project in Canada  (175KB)

2021/08/04 >> Financial Highlights for 2nd Quarter FY2021 will be announced on November 4, 2021.

2021/08/04 >> Financial Highlights for 1st Quarter FY2021 were released.

2021/08/04 >> Financial Highlights for 1st Quarter FY2021  (245KB)

2021/08/04 >> Notice on Differences between Consolidated Financial Forecasts for the Fiscal Year ending March 2022  (328KB)


July 2021


2021/07/28 >> K” Line Continuously Selected as a Constituent of FTSE Blossom Japan Index  (115KB)

2021/07/26 >> Shipping Market Information Updated

2021/07/21 >> Corporate Governance Report  (420KB)

2021/07/20 >> Signing of a Long-term Consecutive Voyage Charter for a LNG-fueled Capesize Bulk Carrier with JFE Steel Corporation  (219KB)

2021/07/05 >> “K” LINE Dry Bulk Carrier Conducting Rescue Operation  (370KB)

2021/07/05 >> Publication of “K” LINE SUSTAINABILITY BOOKLET  (117KB)

2021/07/01 >> Data Security Incident Due to Unauthorized Access to Overseas Subsidiary System  (107KB)

June 2021


2021/06/25 >> Shipping Market Information Updated 

2021/06/22 >> Notice on Differences between Consolidated Financial Forecasts for the Fiscal Year ending March 2022  (162KB) 


2021/06/22 >> Participation in R&D and demonstration project for CO2 marine transportation  (332KB) 


2021/06/14 >> Notice of occurrence of Non-Operating Income by dividends income  (164KB)


2021/06/11 >> Kick off “Joint Study” framework for studying ammonia as an alternative marine fuel  (130KB)


2021/06/08 >> Our View Regarding the Proxy Adviser’s Recommendation to Vote against Agenda at the 153rd Ordinary General Meeting of Shareholders  (112KB)


2021/06/08 >> “K” LINE Holds Environmental Awards 2021 Ceremony  (279KB)

May 2021


2021/05/29 >> Notice of the 153rd Ordinary General Meeting of Shareholders  (737KB)

2021/05/25 >> Shipping Market Information Updated 

2021/05/17 >> Kobe/Kansai Hydrogen Utilization Council Report-Organizing a Future Vision for a Hydrogen Society and Quantifying Supply and Demand-  (125KB)

2021/05/10 >> Financial Highlights for 1st Quarter FY2021 will be announced on August 4, 2021.

2021/05/10 >> Financial Highlights FY2020 were released.

2021/05/10 >> Financial Highlights for FY2020  (1,083KB)

2021/05/10 >> Notice on recording the provision for losses from Containerships chartering and appropriation of Dividends (no dividends) from Retained Earnings  (129KB)

April 2021



2021/04/30 >> Announcement regarding Transfer of Subsidiary Shares, Transfer of Fixed Assets and Recording Extraordinary Gain  (131KB) 

2021/04/30 >> Regarding Our Board Evaluation  (246KB) 

2021/04/30 >> Establishment of “K” Line Wind Service, Ltd. for Offshore Support Vessel Operation  (108KB) 

2021/04/30 >> Partial Amendments to the Articles of Incorporation  (118KB) 

2021/04/30 >> Change of Directors and Audit & Supervisory Board Members  (209KB) 

2021/04/28 >> Introduction of the “K”ARE programme~ Ensuring safe operation through an organization culture that values openness ~  (219KB) 

2021/04/27 >> Employment Support for The Challenged People with Our New Recycling Scheme for Used Lashing Material  (301KB) 

2021/04/26 >> Shipping Market Information Updated 

2021/04/26 >> Voluntary transport Bush Fire charity vehicle being loaded to PCC MV Tianjin Highway  (165KB) 

2021/04/21 >> Recovery of Enterprise System Failure (5)  (105KB)


March 2021



2021/03/31 >> Notice on Differences between Consolidated Financial Forecasts for the Fiscal Year ending March 2021  (154KB)

2021/03/29 >> Encountering Enterprise System Failure (4)  (96KB)

2021/03/25 >> Shipping Market Information Updated

2021/03/24 >> Encountering Enterprise System Failure (3)  (103KB)

2021/03/22 >> Encountering Enterprise System Failure(2)  (93KB)

2021/03/18 >> Encountering Enterprise System Failure

2021/03/12 >> (CHG5)Video Release: New Built LNG-fueled Car Carrier ”CENTURY HIGHWAY GREEN”

2021/3/12 >> (CHG4)"K" LINE's Car Carrier Obtains World's First Remote Survey Notation as Newly-built Ship

2021/3/12   >>(CHG3)"K" LINE commenced Proof of Concept with NOKIA in the field of DX for ships Accelerating safety and quality utilizing high speed communication network~

2021/3/12 >> (CHG2)First Climate Transition Finance in Japan 

2021/3/12 >> (CHG1)Delivery of Next-generation Environmentally Friendly Car Carrier Fueled by LNG ”CENTURY HIGHWAY GREEN”

2021/3/09 >> Establishment of Carbon Neutral Promotion Group


February 2021



2021/2/26 >> Notice of occurrence of Non-Operating Income by dividends income 

2021/02/25 >> Changes of responsibilities of Executive Officers  (227KB)


2021/02/25 >> Shipping Market Information Updated

2021/02/24 >> “K” LINE commenced technical management of Singapore’s first LNG Bunkering Vessel “FUELNG BELLINA”  (215KB)


2021/02/17 >> Adopting full scale of AI data analysis technology for environmental load reduction〜 Confirmed high accuracy on ship performance evaluation〜  (159KB)


2021/02/10 >> Conduct Joint Emergency Response Drill with ONE  (170KB)


2021/02/10 >> “K” LINE Awarded CDP’ s “Supplier Engagement Leaderboard”  (155KB)


2021/02/05 >> (Correction) Notice of the Third Quarter Financial forecast  (293KB)


2021/02/03 >> Financial Highlights FY2020 will be announced on May 10, 2021


2021/02/03 >> Financial Highlights for 3rd quarter FY2020 were released.


2021/02/03 >> Change of Executive Officers  (163KB)


2021/02/03 >> Financial Highlights for 3rd Quarter FY2020  (353KB)


2021/02/03 >> Notice on Differences between Consolidated Financial Forecasts for the Fiscal Year ending March 2021  (256KB)


2021/02/02 >> “K” LINE to expand sharing of ship operation data to enhance utilization of big data in the maritime industry  (187KB)


January 2021



2021/01/25 >> Shipping Market Information Updated

2021/01/22 >> Happy New Year Sailors! Greetings from elementary schoolers.


2021/01/15 >> Posted CEO Message for CDP2020 “A List” award ―Earning Highest Rating “A” for Five Consecutive Years―  (199KB)


2021/01/14 >> "Kawasaki Integrated Maritime Solutions" is certified for innovative technology~ First "Innovation Endorsement" for Products & Solutions accredited by ClassNK ~  (124KB)


2021/01/05 >> Expanding “Kawasaki Integrated Maritime Solutions” to chartered vessels  (112KB)


2021/01/04 >> 2021 New Year Message from the President “Finding opportunity for transformation in hardship” Aiming to be a company that responds to change and contributes to the future 

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