~ Looking at MOL from Press Releases Access Rankings ~

TOKYO—Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL; President & CEO: Takeshi Hashimoto) today announced access rankings for its news releases during 2021.

As stated in the MOL Group Corporate Mission, Group Vision, and Group Values “MOL CHARTS” revised on April 1 of this year, the group aims to meet the evolving social needs, including environmental conservation, and create value, while globally developing a variety of social infrastructure businesses not limited to traditional shipping businesses. The three strategies: Environment, Business, and Portfolio, was implemented as the core of the management plan “Rolling Plan 2021” to achieve the goal.

Some of the most visited news releases through the MOL website, including those focusing on the three strategies in the management plan and the theme of safety—the very foundation of MOL Group business activities—are outlined below.

Environmental strategy

In June, MOL established the “MOL Group Environmental Vision 2.1” with the goal of achieving net zero GHG emissions by 2050. In addition to reducing our own GHG emissions by adopting clean alternative fuels and energy-saving technologies, we introduce initiatives aimed at reducing society’s GHG emissions, by participating in the wind power business and developing businesses related to clean alternative fuels such as ammonia and hydrogen.

Initiatives to reduce the MOL Group’s GHG emissions

Initiatives to reduce society’s GHG emissions

Business strategy

MOL set “regional strategy” as the core of its business strategy, and focuses on Asia to win large-scale projects not limited to transport by

demonstrating MOL Group’s collective strength. In addition, it introduces initiatives intended to provide stress-free services and improve customer satisfaction by establishing a one-stop service system with a consolidated help center and by improving customer convenience through the digital transformation (DX).

Initiatives related to regional strategy

Initiatives related to establishment of a one-stop service system

Initiatives related to DX

Portfolio strategy

MOL introduces initiatives not only to enhance management stability, but also to create value and contribute to society by leveraging the networks and strengths accumulated in the ocean shipping industry and developing a broad range of social infrastructure businesses globally.


In April, MOL revised its expression of MOL Group Values from “MOL CHART” to “MOL CHARTS.” The added letter “S” stands for “Safety,” demonstrating the group’s firm commitment to comprehensive safety. This year, it has implemented safety-related initiatives outlined in the news releases below. The MOL Group works as a team to continually pursue the world’s highest level of safety culture.

Initiatives to improve safety/quality

Initiatives for Mauritius

For other press releases not listed above, please visit “Press Releases 2021” on the MOL website.

In 2022, MOL will continue to promote its business activities as a sustainable company, the first choice of customers, with safety as its first priority.