Shanghai: Yangzijiang Shipbuilding announced that following on from 8 new effective orders in February, the group has secured a further 18 effective orders worth $815m in March.
The 18 vessels ordered comprise of two 82,000dwt, one 208,000dwt , eleven 82,000dwt bulkers and four 10,000teu containerships.
The four 10,000teu containerships were ordered by Seaspan, and are expected to be delivered in 2016.
Yangzijiang Shipbuilding has secured a total of 26 effective shipbuilding contracts in 2014 with an aggregate value of $1.07bn. [02/04/14]