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Chuan Dong bags Odfjell newbuild contracts

Article-Chuan Dong bags Odfjell newbuild contracts

Chuan Dong bags Odfjell newbuild contracts

Shanghai: China's Chuan Dong Shipyard has signed an agreement with Odfjell to build a series of six 9 000 dwt stainless steel chemical tankers for delivery in 2010-2012. Odfjell will pay $180m for the vessels and has the with the option for four additional tankers of the same spec.

The ships will be deployed on Odfjell's regional trades in Asia and Europe, and will replace smaller vessels currently trading in these areas.  [20/02/08]

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