US rejects Japan shipping merger
Move casts doubt on future of 3-way deal US maritime regulators rejected an application to operate as a merged company submitted by the three Japanese containership operators, casting doubt on the future of the merger, several reports said on Wednesday. Nippon Yusen K.K. (NYK Line), Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL), and Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha (K-Line) had