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Yamatai Transports Aid to Survivors of Japan Earthquake and Tsunami -No.2-

March 31, 2011

Yamatai, a module carrier operated by NYK-Hinode Line Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of NYK Line, has arrived at the port of Hachinohe in Aomori prefecture as scheduled.

In addition to the All Japan Seaman's Union, the local governments, and NPOs invited to participate by NYK, the following companies and NPOs provided relief supplies to the "First Relief Supplies Hotline," which was established by the Japan Federation of Economic Organizations and NYK: Asahi Glass Co. Ltd., Asahi Breweries Ltd., Imabari Shipbuilding Group, NA Planning Ltd., Otsuki Ltd., OceanTrading Co. Ltd., Shinryo System Corp., Kawasaki Heavy Industries Ltd., Kisa Unyu Co. Ltd., Kiku-Masamune Sake Brewing Co. Ltd., KTec Co. Ltd., Kobe Steel. Ltd., Cosmo Oil Co. Ltd., Sanyo Syoji Co. Ltd., Shikoku Railway Company, JTEKT Corporation, Sumitomo Chemical Co. Ltd., Sekisui Chemical Co. Ltd., Sekisui Plastics Co. Ltd., All Japan Seamen’s Union, Takashimaya Co. Ltd., Taiko Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd., Central Nippon Expressway Co. Ltd., Du Pont Kabushiki Kaisha, Central Japan Railway Company, Nissin Corporation, Japan Center for Economic Research, JRCC (Japan Relief Clothing Center), Nippon Cargo Airlines Co. Ltd., Nippon Container Terminals Co. Ltd., Nippon Container Yuso Co. Ltd., Nippon Life Insurance Company, Japan Tobacco Inc., Nippon Meat Packers, Inc., Nihon Hoso Unyu Co. Ltd., Hase Shokai Co. Ltd, Hachiuma Steamship Co. Ltd., Hanshin Service Co. Ltd., Hikawa Marine Corporation, Broad Net Mux Corporation, Petit Pharmacists, Mitsui Chemicals, Inc., Yusen Koun Co. Ltd., Yusen Navtec Co. Ltd., Yusen Real Estate Corporation, UNI-X Corporation, and Wakodo Co. Ltd.          
 
Main relief supplies sent upon request to the quake-stricken area include the following: food (rice, retort curry, instant noodles, etc.), daily commodities (dry-cell batteries, masks, toilet paper, etc.), baby goods (diapers, milk powder), female hygiene products, sanitary materials, etc.
 
Relief supplies from each company and organization will be transported to each city, town, and village in the prefectures of Aomori, Iwate and Miyagi. NYK will continue to use its logistics and transport services, facilities, and networks across oceans, land, and air to demonstrate the group’s commitment to social contribution activities.
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