Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. (hereinafter referred to as “K” Line) being highly regarded for its various environmental conservation measures beginning with construction and operation of the
eco-flagship, “Drive Green Highway” completed in 2016, has received the Panama Green Shipping Award 2019 at the opening ceremony in “Panama Maritime XIV (the 14th) World Conference and Exhibition” on March 17, 2019.
“In our Medium-term Management Plan, we define ESG (Environment, Social & Governance) initiatives as a key management issue,” K Line says in its announcement. “With respect for the environment, we are pursuing measures in line with “K” LINE Environmental Vision 2050 – Securing Blue Seas for Tomorrow that is our long-term environmental vision formulated in 2015. We are honored and proud of the various activities being highly evaluated in connection with our 2015 vision,” K Line adds.
“As an environmental front runner, we will continue to aim for the realization of being a business that enables a greater number of people around the world to enjoy the advantage of marine
transportation characterized by a lower environmental load and higher efficiency,” the company adds.