Lloyd's List is part 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.

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use. For high-quality copies or electronic reprints for distribution to colleagues or customers, please call UK support at +44 (0)20 3377 3996 / APAC support at +65 6508 2430

Printed By


Chinese lessors to see 15% drop in ship lending this year

Total drawdown of ship leasing houses in China is expected to come in at $13.5bn for 2020, compared with $15.8bn in 2019. The decline signals a halt to a decade’s fast expansion of the number of lessors in the global ship finance arena

The slowdown underlines stricter risk control measures taken by Chinese leasing houses amid economic and geopolitical uncertainties. The coronavirus backdrop and China’s dual-circulation policy might drive the lessors to develop closer ties with domestic shipowners and charterers 

Related Content





Ask The Analyst

Please Note: You can also Click below Link for Ask the Analyst
Ask The Analyst

Your question has been successfully sent to the email address below and we will get back as soon as possible. my@email.address.

All fields are required.

Please make sure all fields are completed.

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please enter a valid e-mail address

Please enter a valid Phone Number

Ask your question to our analysts