Mitsui O.S.K. Lines Container Tracking

Track up to 20 MOL container shipments for free

What are the best tools for Mitsui O.S.K. Lines tracking?

When it comes to Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) tracking, you have various options—from relying on spreadsheets provided by your freight forwarder or manually checking MOL's online cargo tracking portal to utilizing advanced unified visibility solutions that offer real-time insights into your supply chain.

Relying solely on spreadsheets from your forwarder can be limiting due to the risk of outdated data. Similarly, carrier-specific portals may not be ideal for managing shipments across different carriers and forwarders or for setting customized notifications to efficiently handle disruptions. Innovative cargo tracking solutions like Beacon enhance the MOL track and trace experience by consolidating all shipment information—whether ocean, air, or road—into a single intuitive platform. This enables personalized notifications for exceptions, analysis of historical tracking milestones, and optimization of lead times to enhance overall supply chain performance.

About Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL)

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) was founded in 1884 in Japan by the merger of Mitsui Steamship Co. and Osaka Shosen Kaisha (OSK). Originally established as a shipping company focused on domestic routes, MOL has grown into a global shipping and logistics corporation. Today, Mitsui O.S.K. Lines remains headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, and is publicly traded on the Tokyo Stock Exchange, with Mitsui & Co. and other shareholders as the owners.

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines Track and Trace FAQs

What is the MOL SCAC code?

The Standard Carrier Alpha Code (SCAC code) for Mitsui O.S.K. Lines is "MOLU."

Where can I find the tracking number for my MOL shipment?

To find the tracking number for your MOL (Mitsui O.S.K. Lines) shipment, check the shipping documents provided by MOL or your freight forwarder, such as the bill of lading, booking confirmation, or shipping receipt. You can also look for the tracking number in any shipping confirmation emails you have received from MOL.

What information can I obtain through MOL's container tracking system?

Through MOL's container tracking system, you can obtain real-time location updates for your shipment, including details on port calls and vessel information. The system also provides status updates on departure, arrival, and any schedule changes or delays. Additionally, you can access important documents related to your shipment, such as the bill of lading or booking confirmation.

Who owns Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL)?

In 2016, Mitsui O.S.K. Lines entered into a merger agreement with Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha and Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha. The combined entity operates as Ocean Network Express (ONE) with the founding members each retaining an ownership stake in the joint venture.  

Does Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) still exist?

Yes, the company still exists. However it is marketed via its joint venture - Ocean Network Express (ONE).