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Taizhou Kouan Shipbuilding secures domestic tanker order

China’s Taizhou Kouan Shipbuilding has announced that it has signed a shipbuilding contract with Ningbo Yongwang Shipping for the construction of a 23,000dwt oil tanker.

The construction of the vessel will be completed over the next 13 months. CCS will be the classification society of the vessel. Other contract details were not disclosed.

Ningbo Yongwang Shipping mainly operates in the domestic tanker shipping business, currently with a fleet of four oil tankers.

Jason Jiang

Jason is one of the most prolific writers on the diverse China shipping & logistics industry and his access to the major maritime players with business in China has proved an invaluable source of exclusives. Having been working at Asia Shipping Media since inception, Jason is the chief correspondent of Splash and associate editor of Maritime CEO magazine. Previously he had written for a host of titles including Supply Chain Asia, Cargo Facts and Air Cargo Week.
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