For the past 55 years, conventional cargo ships and later
container ships operated or owned by major Japanese companies
in the Japan-New Zealand liner trade have been all products
of the Japanese shipbuilding industry.
MSC Krittika, here last week, and MSC Jemima, due next
weekend, are newcomers whose careers have followed similar
courses. They are employed on the Europe/Capricorn, Singapore
hub service of the Mediterranean Shipping Company.