Mitsui O.S.K. Line, Ltd. yesterday announced that the company has received approval from the government of Vietnam to establish a new joint terminal operation company, Tan Cang Cai Mep International Terminal Company Ltd. (TCIT)*. The new company will operate the Tan Cang Cai Mep International Terminal slated to open in February, 2011. Katsunori Moriya, General Director of MOL (Vietnam) Co., Ltd. has been named the first General Director of TCIT.
Masakazu Yakushiji, Executive Vice President of MOL commented, ?We are very pleased to announce TCIT has received Investment Certificate from the Vietnamese Government. We are now working hard to establish the most efficient container terminal in Cai Mep. I strongly believe the operation of this new terminal will strengthen our position in South East Asia?
MOL is committed to providing top-quality container terminal services that meet Vietnam"s high expectations through tie-ups with specialized partner companies.
MOL is one of the world"s largest multi-modal transport companies, operating 861 vessels and employing a workforce in excess of 9,200 worldwide. MOL operates one of the largest and most diverse networks of liner and logistics services around the globe, including weekly Transpacific, Transatlantic, Americas and Asia-Europe services.