Shipbuilding

This page features all the latest orders for newbuildings placed at shipyards around the world.

Shipbuilding

Yangzijiang

March 18, 2020

Mainboard-listed Yangzijiang Shipbuilding has inked a new shipbuilding contract to build up to 10 vessels worth $1.63b (US$1.15b) for Hong Kong-based maritime investment firm Tiger...
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Fincantieri

March 16, 2020

Fincantieri has suspended production activities at its Italian shipyards as a precautionary measure aimed at countering the potential spread of the coronavirus. (more…)
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Korean-Yard

March 6, 2020

Korean and Chinese shipbuilders are competing for a mega order from Qatar for 80 units of LNG tankers worth more than 18 trillion won. Yet...
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CSSC-yard-china

March 6, 2020

China State Shipbuilding Corp. has raised 5 billion yuan ($718.2 million) by selling so-called “coronavirus bonds” to replenish working-capital facilities that were severely depleted by...
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LNG_Carrier_DSME

March 4, 2020

Japan is conducting a review of the proposed merger between Hyundai Heavy Industries Group and Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME). (more…)
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Samsung_SHI

March 3, 2020

Samsung Heavy Industries Co., a major shipbuilder in South Korea, said Monday it has won an order worth 361.1 billion won (US$299 million) to build...
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Daewoo_DSME

February 26, 2020

EU antitrust regulators have set a new July 9 deadline for their decision on world No. 1 shipbuilding group Hyundai Heavy Industries’ $1.8 billion merger...
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EPS

February 25, 2020

Eastern Pacific Shipping (EPS) has been linked to an order for up to four 50,000 dwt MR product tankers at Korean shipbuilder Daesun Shipbuilding and...
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Japan Shipbuilding

February 18, 2020

Japan is attempting to block the combination between Hyundai Heavy Industries and Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering. (more…)
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WTO

February 11, 2020

Japan launched a second complaint at the World Trade Organization on Monday over support South Korea gives its shipbuilding industry, intensifying a wider dispute between...
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korean-business

February 11, 2020

South Korea ranked second behind China in global shipbuilding orders last month, industry data showed Monday. (more…)
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HHI_Credit_Bloomberg

February 10, 2020

Korea Shipbuilding & Offshore Engineering (KSOE) is expecting to gain momentum in its recovery this year as strengthened emission regulations will force shippers to replace...
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Korean-Yard

February 6, 2020

South Korea on Wednesday unveiled a financial package worth 820 billion won (US$690 million) to help modernize aging passenger boats and cargo vessels. (more…)
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DSME

February 4, 2020

Japan has brought the case of merger between Hyundai Heavy Industries and Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering to the World Trade Organization (WTO). (more…)
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TORM

January 24, 2020

TORM has entered into an agreement to purchase two scrubber-fitted and fuel-efficient LR2 newbuildings from Guangzhou Shipyard International (“GSI”) with expected delivery in the fourth...
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