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Mitsui O.S.K. Lines acquires seafarer manning company

MOL acquires seafarer manning company
15 January 2018

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) has announced its acquisition of 100% of the issued shares of Azalea Maritime B.V. In light of the deal, Azalea Maritime B.V. has changed its name to ‘MOL Maritime (Europe) B.V.’.

MOL will enhance providing top-quality seafarers for MOL-operated LNG carriers and tankers and continue to aim to become a world leader in safe operation.

MOL Maritime (Europe) B.V. as a manning company, will continue to support MOL safe operation, while inheriting Azalea Maritime's accumulated experience with European seafarers and know-how of the manning business.