April 1 - NYK Line has confirmed that NYK Bulk & Projects Carriers Ltd will be created on October 1, 2013, as the home of the wholly owned subsidiary companies: NYK-Hinode Line Ltd and NYK Global Bulk Corporation; the merger of which was announced in Dece

NYK Bulk & Projects Carriers Ltd, will be headquartered in Tokyo, with Masamichi Morooka as president and Takashi Abe as executive vice president.