EDITORIAL NO 041 | 2021

A large volume of newbuilding orders were won by Asian yards this week despite the continuing holiday period in several key countries including South Korea. Environment-friendly vessel designs dominated again. Newbuilding orders in China included gas-powered vehicle carriers, dual-fuel ready bulkers and tankers. Carbon dioxide transport ships for Europe were also contracted in China. The global container ship boom again generated new boxship orders in Korea. A project for container ships for Arctic sailings between Europe and Asia is also moving forward.

 

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