Yangzijiang Shipbuilding (Holdings) has recently signed agreements for the building and delivery of 10 units of dual-fuel 7,000TEU containerships and two units of 50,000DWT MR tankers for a total contract value of US$1.08 billion ($1.46 billion).
In addition, the group signed a letter of intent (LOI) for another five units of dual-fuel 7,000TEU containerships in July. The LOI is expected to turn effective in August.
Orders for 15 units of dual-fuel 7,000TEU containerships were placed by Yangzijiang’s repeat customer, Seaspan Corporation. They will be delivered progressively between 2023 to 2024.