On Sep. 9th(Wed.), the naming ceremony has taken place
at our Imabari Shipyard for a 51,500 M.T. D/W type Copper
ore and Sulphuric acid Carrier named M.S.“ MAR CAMINO
”. The VESSEL was delivered to OSORNO SHIPHOLDING S.A.,
on Sep. 13th (Mon.) and left for Saganoseki Smelter, Oita.
Many guests, including the shipper from Chili, the shipowner,
the operator, and the financer , have participated to
the naming ceremony, and clebrated the newly born Vessel.
M.S."MAR CAMINO"is to be engaged in the shuttle
service between Japan and Chili mainly, and carries Sulphuric
acid (which is used to refine copper ore) from Japan and
copper ore from Chili.
Copper ore and Sulphuric and Carrier is very specially
dedicated vessel and only one vessel has existed in the
whole world. M.S.“MAR CAMINO”replaces the existing vessel.
We believe M.S. MAR CAMINO meets expectations of the
owner and concerned porties, and contributes to the stable
supply between Japan and Chili.