“K” Line, Taipower, U-Ming, and Kuang Ming Establish JV

July 03 2019 Print This Article

Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd., Taiwan Power Company, U-Ming Marine Transport Corporation, and Kuang Ming Shipping Corporation have agreed to establish a new joint venture shipping company, and jointly signed Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) in Taipei, Taiwan on July 1. This new joint venture will own both coal and LNG carriers, and operate them for transporting these raw materials to Taipower.

With respect to managing and transporting coal and LNG, “K” Line has accumulated an abundance of experience and specialized skills. Therefore, they will devote ourselves to contribute to the safety of Taiwan’s energy requirements by providing their many years of accumulated know-how in ship management and safe ship operations to this new joint venture.