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Cichen Shen

China Editor

Hong Kong

Based in Hong Kong, Cichen Shen is the China Editor for Lloyd’s List. He is responsible for covering a wide range of maritime issues, from the Cosco-China Shipping merger and the growth of Chinese lessors to the collapse of Hanjin and the integration between the Japanese carriers.

Cichen is a frequent interviewer of the top business leaders in Asian shipping.

Prior to his role at Lloyd’s List, Cichen worked as a reporter for China’s Caijing Magazine in Beijing and was a local producer for the US National Public Radio and the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation in Shanghai.

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A total of 17 scrubber-fitted 16,000 teu newbuildings have been ordered and linked to MSC since March, as the world’s second-largest container shipping carrier quickly expands its orderbook

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The vessel was serving a wind farm project run by China General Nuclear Power Corp when the incident happened

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