Published: 20-04-2018 photo #33747 0 comments 0 votes
"Marukin Maru" (マルキン) at Kobe, Japan, on 4th April 2018
IMO no.: 9185126
Type: coastal cargo ship
Owner: Naikai Koun, Shodo-shima
Port of registry: Kagawa, Naikai
Builder: Shinhama Dockyard, Tamano
Gross tons: 103
Length x breadth: 38.2 x 8.2 m
Engine: diesel, 600 b.h.p.
Speed: 9 knots
Completed: July 1998
The wording on the ship's side reads "Marukin Shoyu" (Marukin Soy Sauce) owner must be a subsidiary or have some other relationship with the maker Marukin Shoyu Co.
The ship in the background is the "Norwegian Jewel" (see pictures 33738 etc)