The signing ceremony to establish the joint venture of the Tan Cang - Cai Mep towage services company ltd (24/04/2010)
On April 21st 2010, at the Headquarters of SNP, SAIGON NEWPORT CORPORATION (SNP), MITSUI O.S.K. LINES LTD (Japan) and HAI VAN SHIPPING-SERVICES CORPORATION (HVS) signed the Joint venture contract and charter to establish the Tan Cang - Cai Mep Towage Services Company Limited (TCTS)
In the speech delivered at the Ceremony, Mr. Takehiko Yamamoto, Member of Board, Senior Managing Executive Officer of MOL stressed “ The joint venture between a big terminal operator of Vietnam, a big shipping line and an experienced tugboat company is the basis for the success of the company in the future”. As a world ocean carrier, MOL also has its subsidiary being specialized in providing the towage services for over 40 years. MOL has established the towage joint ventures in Hong Kong and China and this is the third oversea towage joint venture of MOL. MOL is also one of the first carrier having its mother vessel called at the Tan Cang- Cai Mep deep sea terminal and deploying the direct transport service from Vietnam to the US West Coast.