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.