Tuesday, November 20, 2018
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Maritime News

South Korean Shipbuilders’ Lock on LNG Tanker Market Could Last for Years

By Jane Chung and Yuka Obayashi SEOUL/TOKYO, Nov 20 (Reuters) – South Korean shipyards have boxed out their Japanese rivals from the market for building large ships carrying liquefied natural gas...

November 20, 2018
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Tuesday, March 20, 2018

More Casualties Seen Possible Among Korean Shipbuilders

By Lianting Tu and Narae Kim (Bloomberg) — South Korean shipbuilders aren’t out of the woods yet even as orders begin recovering, with the smaller ones facing collapse in the...

March 20, 2018
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Wednesday, May 10, 2017
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Hyundai Heavy’s $11 Billion Breakup Paves Way for More Deals

By Abhishek Vishnoi and Kyunghee Park (Bloomberg) — The world’s second-largest shipbuilder has split itself into four companies, a move that would facilitate a potential sale of some of the...

May 10, 2017
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Wednesday, June 15, 2016
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Korean Banks Holed Below the Waterline by Shipping Debt

By Christopher Langner (Bloomberg) — Now, the ship really has sailed. After kicking the can down the waterway for a few years, Korean banks will have to reckon with the...

June 15, 2016
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Thursday, June 9, 2016
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Maritime News

Battered Korean Yards Battle Slump With State-Led Overhaul

By Kyunghee Park (Bloomberg) — The world’s three biggest shipyards, battered by the deepest industry slump in at least two decades, are getting a helping hand — from the state....

June 9, 2016
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Wednesday, June 8, 2016
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Maritime News

World’s Top Three Shipyards Submit Plans to Raise $7.3 Billion in Revamp

By Kyunghee Park (Bloomberg) — The world’s three biggest shipyards plan to raise a combined 8.41 trillion won ($7.3 billion) selling assets as part of a restructuring following losses last...

June 8, 2016
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South Korea Creates $9.5 Billion Fund for Banks Exposed to Shipyard Troubles

By Christine Kim and Joyce Lee SEOUL, June 8 (Reuters) – South Korea’s government and central bank will create an 11 trillion won ($9.50 billion) fund to support two state-run...

June 8, 2016
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