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TS Lines adds to its 7,000 teu series

TS Lines of Taiwan has placed an order for a further pair of 7,000 teu containerships at Shanghai Waigaoqiao, according to Clarksons. The vessels are scheduled for delivery in the final quarter of 2024. This order brings TS Lines’ series of ships on order at the yard to six units. 

It’s been a busy year for TS Lines with notable fleet expansion, an entry into the China – New Zealand trades and a return to the transpacific. 

Sam Chambers

Starting out with the Informa Group in 2000 in Hong Kong, Sam Chambers became editor of Maritime Asia magazine as well as East Asia Editor for the world’s oldest newspaper, Lloyd’s List. In 2005 he pursued a freelance career and wrote for a variety of titles including taking on the role of Asia Editor at Seatrade magazine and China correspondent for Supply Chain Asia. His work has also appeared in The Economist, The New York Times, The Sunday Times and The International Herald Tribune.
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