Promoting the development of transport infrastructure in the marine, aviation, aerospace and railway fields in harmony with the global environment, utilizing new technologies and networks with global business partners

Business fields

  • Trade, ownership and operation of commercial ships; intermediary services for chartering vessels, sales of secondhand ships and ship equipment; ship management and technical services
  • Sale and purchase, leasing of aircraft and aero engines, freighter conversion, sales of helicopter, business jet and space-related business including space satellite launch and release services
  • Leasing of railcars and locomotives

Mobility Chain Concept (01:54)

Create new value with partners by combining and recombining group-wide functions and know-how, technology and ideas, from underground to outer space.

Major activities

Providing cutting-edge functions and services for customer needs around the world, flexibly responding to environmental change

In the shipping arena, using the general commercial ship sales business as a foundation, we aim to achieve a balanced business portfolio consisting of both business development and management-type investments, evolving our business models day to day. In addition to owning, operating, and chartering general cargo ships, petroleum product transport ships, car carriers, and container ships, etc., we are working expand into new fields such as LNG ships and energy logistics related business, and FSRU, with the goal of further developing a stable future earnings base. We are also actively taking measures to reduce environmental impact, as well as new initiatives using digital technologies.

In the aviation and aerospace arena, we are working to further establish our presence as a global player in the industry and will aim to increase earnings by focusing on our aircraft and aero engine leasing, freighter conversion, import and distribution of helicopters and business jets, and satellite launch and rideshare services.

In rail, our rolling stock leasing business is expanding in the U.S., Europe and Russia. Demand is expected to grow for rail as an environmentally friendly logistics channel, and we aim to provide services that meet our customers' needs.

Key projects

  • Floating LNG receiving terminal business (Pakistan, India)
  • LNG carriers owned and operated for the Cameron LNG project in the United States
  • Eco-friendly methanol carrier equipped with methanol fuel engine
  • Satellite launch support business (Space Flight Inc./U.S.A)
  • Rolling stock leasing (USA, Europe and Russia)
  • Passenger to freighter modification business (Israel)
  • New engine development for next generation wide-body aircraft with GE Engines (USA)