Monday, April 5, 2021
cssc Guangzhou Shipyard

China State Shipbuilding Discloses $1.5 Billion Newbuild Order for 13 Big Containerships

China State Shipbuilding Corporation (CSSC) says it has landed its single-largest containership order valued at over $1.5 billion. CSSC did not disclose the buyer but reports indicate the order was...

April 5, 2021
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Tuesday, March 26, 2019
Maritime News

CMA CGM Orders Ten Ultra-Large Containerships in China

CMA CGM has signed a agreement for the order of ten new ultra-large containerships with China State Shipbuilding Corporation with delivery from 2021. The new containerships will be 366 meters...

March 26, 2019
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Friday, March 30, 2018
cssc Guangzhou Shipyard

Is China Planning a Shipbuilding Mega-Merger?

By Bloomberg News (Bloomberg) — China’s government is working on a plan to combine its two biggest shipbuilders to create an industrial giant that would dwarf its South Korean rivals,...

March 30, 2018
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Thursday, January 25, 2018
cssc Guangzhou Shipyard
Maritime News

China to Inject New Capital Into State-Owned Shipyards

SINGAPORE, Jan 25 (Reuters) – China State Shipbuilding Corporation’s listed units CSSC Holdings and CSSC Offshore & Marine plan to bring in major investors to inject about 10.2 billion yuan...

January 25, 2018
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Wednesday, October 15, 2014

China’s Domestic Cruise Market Shows Big Potential, CSSC Signs MoU With Carnival

SHANGHAI, Oct 15 (Reuters) – China, the world’s largest shipbuilder, is looking to build its first luxury cruise vessel, with help from cruise operator Carnival Corp and Italian shipyard Fincantieri...

October 15, 2014
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Wednesday, September 24, 2014
china cosco
Maritime News

COSCO Signs Another 10-Ship Newbuild Order

China COSCO’s fleet upgrade program continues today with an order for ten more bulk carriers including six of 81,600 dwt and four of 208,000 dwt. The orders were placed at...

September 24, 2014
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Friday, July 18, 2014
wartsila 2-stroke diesel engine
Engineering News

Wärtsilä Sells Majority Stake of 2-Stroke Engine Business to China State Shipbuilding Corp

From now on, Wartsila’s 2-stroke engine business will be listed as “discontinued operations” following an announcement today that it has sold a 70 percent stake in that business unit to...

July 18, 2014
Total Views: 143

Monday, December 30, 2013

China State Shipbuilding Wins $108 Million Bulk Carrier Order

British Virgin Islands-based firm Prosperity Investment Ltd has entered into an agreement today with China State Shipbuilding Corporation to build four, 64,000 dwt bulk carriers at CSSC’s Huangpu Wenchong shipyard...

December 30, 2013
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Tuesday, August 6, 2013
China State Shipbuilding Corporation Chairman, Hu Wenming

China’s State Shipyards Help Widen Lead Over Korea in Orders

Aug. 7 (Bloomberg) — China widened its lead over South Korea as the world’s biggest shipbuilding nation as state-backed yards won contracts for complex gas-carriers while private facilities in the...

August 6, 2013
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