Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL, President: Koichi Muto) today announced its determination of  ¥2 million in aid as well as providing a MOL containership to transport aid supplies for north-western Pakistan, as an emergency relief for extensive flooding caused by record-breaking rainfall during late July and early August.

We extend our condolences to all affected by the flood, and hope the affected regions can be quickly restored to liveable conditions.

Aid supplies will be accepted as follows:

・Items covered - Aid supplies from governmental institutions or government-approved aid organizations to be shipped to Pakistan for flood relief

・Loading port - Ports where MOL container ships directly call

・Unloading port - Karachi

・Period - Aid supplied delivered to MOL container yards at the pertinent ports of call before the end of October 2010. As shipping capacity is limited, transport of those supplies will be on a first-come first-shipped basis.

* To apply for shipment of supplies, contact the nearest MOL office or agents.

About MOL

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.  Please visit the company’s website at   

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