News cuttings book (Japan Shipping Lines)

Scope and Content

Labelled "Cuttings" on volume spine. Listed as "News cuttings (Japan Shipping Lines)" on box-list provided by the company.  

  • Presscuttings and Translations of Japanese and other foreign language articles relating to the arbritation process involving Mitsui Steamship Co, and the N.Y.K and O.S.K shipping companies in a dispute over sailing rights and Mitsui's membership in the Japan Homeward Freight Conference, 1956-1957;
  • copies of items of correspondence in relation to the above dispute;
  • 1 page from UK Shipping News featuring an article titled Container service opens a new era for Ben Line, which includes an interview with Michael Strachan, chairman, about the formation of Ben Line Containers Ltd, c 1972.