Shanghai: Taizhou Kouan Shipbuilding has received orders for eight 64,000dwt bulkers from a Greek owner this week during Chinese premier Li Keqiang’s visit in Greece. Total value of the contracts is $215m.
The construction of the first ship will start in May 2015 and delivery is scheduled in September 2016.
China premier Li Keqiang has witnessed the signing of a series of shipping deals between China and Greece during his visit. [24/06/14]