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NYK Group Offers Aid to Recent Victims of China Qinghai Earthquake

April 27, 2010

Free land transportation
provided by NYK Car Carrier (China) Co. Ltd.

  The NYK Group will be providing donations in response to the earthquake that occurred in China’s Qinghai province on April 14. We offer our condolences to those in this area and our wishes for a quick recovery.

The NYK Group has decided to collect donations from employees within the group, and the company will add a matching gift* to the collected amount.
In addition to the donations, On April 16, NYK Car Carrier (China) Co. Ltd. (headquarters: Shanghai, China; president: Akihiro Fujii), a wholly owned subsidiary of NYK Logistics (China) Co. Ltd., provided free land transportation for six SUVs that Dongfeng Motor Co. Ltd. has donated in support of a reconstruction program contributing to the recovery of the earthquake-stricken areas.
Furthermore, on April 15, NYK subsidiary Nippon Cargo Airlines Co. Ltd. (NCA; headquarters: Narita, Chiba; president: Tetsufumi Otsuki) has decided to offer free air transportation for relief supplies.
NYK Group continues to take an active role in activities that support victims of natural disasters and benefit society in the company’s effort to remain a benevolent, sustainable, and socially responsible corporate citizen.

*Matching gift: A program under which NYK provides an additional contribution to the contributions made by employees to an NPO or similar organization

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