GCTL8.com (FocusAsia Media Ltd)

TOKYO, Feb 16(FAM) – MOL Liner Ltd yesterday announced the restructuring of its Japan-Thailand/Philippines network, a new service connecting Japan and Korea to Thailand and the Philippines while adding a new port of call in Hakata. This new service, which will be operated by MOL with three vessels, will first commence sailing in April 2017.

A new Japan-Taiwan-Manila service (JTM), connecting Japan, Taiwan and the Philippines, is jointly operated by “K” Line with one vessel and Nippon Yusen Kaisha (NYK) with two vessels. This new service will commence in April 2017.