Seatrade Maritime is part of the Informa Markets Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

Yangzijiang Shipbuilding’s orderbook reaches record $16.1bn

Yangzijiang Shipbuilding Yangzijiang-Shipbuilding1.png
Chinese shipbuilder Yangzijiang Shipbuilding announced a record orderbook value of $16.1bn, conmprising 193 vessels to be delivered by 2028, totalling 7.45m gt.

Clean energy vessels account for 61% of the total orderbook value, including 66 container ships, 58 oil tankers, 47 bulk carriers and 22 LNG/LPG/LEG/VLECs.

The group is on track to achieve its delivery targets for its 2024 financial year, with 28 vessels delivered out of a target of 63. The group delivered 57 vessels in 2023 and 67 in 2022.

The company has also reached 74% of its target for new orders with 38 vessels with a combined value of $3.3bn. 

According to Yangzijiang Shipbuilding, around 54% new orders are green products, mainly including methanol dual-fuel vessels, LPG carriers and VLECs.