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K" Line establishes its own agency in Brazil

K" Line establishes its own agency in Brazil

Tokyo: Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha ("K" Line) saw the start of operations at its own shipping agency, "K" Line Roro & Bulk Agencia Maritima, in Brazil on May 18, 2009. The new company, dedicated to the car carrier and bulk shipping business (both dry and liquid, including energy transportation), was established as a joint venture between "K" Line Brasil, "K" LINE's 100%-owned general agent, and the owners of the former agent (Capricorn Afretamentos) for container giant's car carrier business in the country.

In a statement the company said, ""K" Line Roro & Bulk Agencia Maritima has undertaken all agency work for "K" Line Car Carrier business as well as being positioned for future strategic functions as "K" Line furthers its business expansion in Brazil in view of potential growth in both the Bulk and Energy transportation sectors."  [29/05/09]

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