LYKES LINES OPENS OFFICES IN HONG KONG, SOUTH KOREA
Lykes Lines has opened offices in Seoul and Pusan, South Korea and will open a Hong Kong office on Jan. 17.
The shipping line said the new offices are in response to growth in business on its services between Asia and North and South America.
Korea Maritime Co. had served as Lykes' sales agent in South Korea. The operating agent there will be Asia Shipping Co.
Ben Line Agencies, Lykes' former sales agent in Hong Kong, will continue to act as operating agent.