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Zhejiang Seaport Shipping orders feeder boxship quartet at Yangzijiang

Zhejiang Seaport Shipping, the shipping unit of state-run Zhejiang Seaport Group, has entered into shipbuilding contracts with Yangzijiang Shipbuilding for the construction of four 1,000 teu feeder boxships.

The vessels are designed by SDARI and will be deployed for domestic short sea container shipping services after delivery in November 2021 and May 2022.

Zhejiang Seaports Shipping is currently building up a containership fleet. In March, the company also ordered four 1,868 teu containerships at Yangfan Shipbuilding.

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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