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Newbuilding demand too weak to lift price         

Max Tingyao Lin

Activity in main shipping sectors still at a historically low levels


Dear compatriots

Cichen Shen

Lack of support from domestic owners overshadows Korean builders’ prospects


Set Alert for Lloyd's List Sectors :: Shipbuilding

The counter view on alternative finance

A recent article on alternative finance flushed out a range of opinions

International Finance

Busan's big plans could falter under Chinese pressure

Devolved power to South Korea’s second biggest city could provide a sharp stimulus to its value-added marine sector, but bigger problems might await

Asia Pacific South Korea

Hyundai Heavy Industries secures additional five-VLOC order from Polaris

Polaris exercised options for extra ships following an order of 10 vessels in September

Asia Pacific South Korea

Economou drops VLCC newbuilding quartet

Four big tankers at Hanjin’s Philippines yard scratched up to four months ago due to refund guarantee problems

South Korea China

DSME looks to compete with Chinese rivals on technical expertise

South Korean yards being challenged by Chinese builders backed by government financing

Asia Pacific South Korea

Japanese students shun shipbuilding industry

Majority of survey respondents say working in the shipping industry is dangerous, unhygienic and tough

Asia Pacific Japan

Keppel O&M notes growing optimism in offshore market

Shipbuilder's view based on mergers and acquisitions momentum and secondary rig transactions

Asia Pacific Singapore

No more finance for foreign-yard newbuilds, China's leasing houses told

Move might take a toll on South Korean shipbuilders that have yet to recover from the financial woe

Asia Pacific Containers

Samsung Heavy Industries wins $226m order for an LNG FSRU

The order, for a vessel of 170,000 cu m capacity, was won from a consortium of Marubeni, Sojitz, and Pertamina

Asia Pacific South Korea
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