CMA CGM inks order for 22 boxships, including 12 dual-fuel newbuilds

CMA CGM Champ Elysses; Image credit: CMA CGM French liner major CMA CGM has ordered the construction of 22 containerships worth around $2.3bn, making the deal the largest single containership order in China’s shipbuilding history. The orders are spread across … Read More

CSSC collects largest boxship order yet

China State Shipbuilding Corporation (CSSC) has won its single largest contract for the construction of large containerships worth over CNY 10 billion ($1.52 billion).  The Chinese shipbuilding major said that the order covers the construction of thirteen 16,000 TEU LNG-ready … Read More

Chinese yards scoop Seaspan’s latest boxship order

China State Shipbuilding Corporation will build Seaspan’s latest batch of six container vessels featuring 15,000 TEU capacity. The company’s subsidiaries Hudong Zhonghua and Jiangnan Shipbuilding will build three ships from the series each. This project marks the first time that … Read More

Hudong-Zhonghua breaks ground on new $2.8 billion shipyard

China Shipbuilding Changxing Shipbuilding Base; Image by Hudong Zhonghua Hudong–Zhonghua Shipbuilding, a subsidiary of China State Shipbuilding Corporation, hosted a groundbreaking ceremony for the second phase of the China Shipbuilding Changxing Shipbuilding Base. The Hudong-Zhonghua new factory site is located … Read More