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Modern ships featured on new China stamps

Modern ships featured on new China stamps
Stamp collectors would be delighted to know that China Post will be issuing a new stamps featuring four different kinds of ships – LNG carrier, space tracking ship, FPSO vessel, and destroyer.

The stamp designs are based on the ship types that are built at China State Shipbiulding Corporation (CSSC), and a set of the four different vessel types cost RMB5.10 ($0.82).

China Post mentions that the selection of the large vessel types on the stamps is representative of the advanced level of China’s shipbuilding industry, and stresses the modernization of the country’s shipyards.

The stamps will be on sale from 3 June 2015.








FPSOspace tracking ship

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