08 Sept 2014


Japan Shipmanagement Co., Ltd.

08 Sept 2014

Misuga Kaiun announced that a newly established ship management company,

JAPAN SHIPMANAGEMENT CO., LTD. (“JSM”) started its operation today.

JSM is owned by Misuga Kaiun and KEYMAX MARITIME CO., LTD (“KEYMAX”). Business operation of MK Ship Management Co., Ltd (“MKSM”), Ship Management Division of KEYMAX group, has transferred to JSM.

Misuga Kaiun and MKSM combined manage 230 vessels, of which 150 vessels are full management. Based on these experiences, JSM will provide high international standard ship management services to Japanese ship owners.

JSM company profile:

Company Name

Japan Shipmanagement Co., Ltd.


July 2014


2-2-5 Fujimi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo


Misuga Kaiun (50%)、KEYMAX MARITIME CO., LTD. (50%)


Ship management, Crew management

Executive Officers

Chairman: Mr. Nobuo Kayahara (CEO, MK Shipmanagement)

- Managing Director: Mr. Yoshio Kuratani (President, Misuga Kaiun)

- Managing Director: Mr. Masami Iwai (Senior Managing Director, Misuga Kaiun)

- President: Mr. Masahiko Shoda (Managing Director, Misuga Kaiun)