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Latest From Shipbuilding

Outlook: Is shipping coping with the pandemic?

The outlooks, forecasts and predictions for 2020 which were compiled at the end of last year now look like they were made in another age and on another planet. So what has the remainder of this most unusual year got in store for the industry?

Containers Dry Bulk

Scorpio Bulkers turns to offshore wind

The company says the deal for a new installation vessel and an accompanying crane marks a major step as it transitions to a sustainable future

Dry Bulk Scorpio Bulkers

Shell signs charters for six LNG newbuilds

Knutsen LNG, Korea Line Corp and ICBC Financial Leasing are to place shipbuilding orders for the tankers to be supplied to Shell 

International Tankers and Gas

Pandemic fallout delays vessel deliveries and limits new orders

The total number of ships delivered in 2020 is expected to increase compared with last year, but a high number of deliveries will be delayed to 2021 and cancellations are increasing

Mid-Year outlook Lloyds List magazine

Jiangnan Shipyard clinches VLGC trio from AW Shipping

AW Shipping is a joint venture between China’s Wanhua Chemical Group and Abu Dhabi National Oil Co

Tankers and Gas Shipbuilding

Mitsui E&S in talks to join with Tsuneishi

The two sides are expected to reach an accord by the end of 2020 and are continuing with discussions on investment proportions and other financial details

Japan Consolidation
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Latest From Yard Talk

Yard Talk | Japanese builders set out pathways to zero-emission ships

The head of shipbuilding at Japan’s transport ministry outlines the country’s roadmap to zero-emission ships, and offers views on industry consolidation and state subsidies

Japan Yard Talk

Bahri brings in more VLCCs as Saudi oil cargoes head out

Ongoing Saudi strategy to flood the market with oil sees Bahri charter in another two VLCCs within five days

Saudi Arabia Coronavirus

Yard Talk | Target for new orders looks a tall order

Demand for both LNG carrier and large containership newbuildings this year may fall short of expectations due to the coronavirus outbreaks

Asia Pacific Containers

Yard Talk | Who will blink first?

Japan is one of the five foreign jurisdictions whose anti-trust authorities can throw a spanner in the works of the HHI-DSME megamerger 

Asia Pacific Containers

Yard Talk | No end to state subsidy seen

Shipbuilding nations advocating market-based rules, such as Japan, have been disappointed by continuing government handouts from competitors, but the frustration is unlikely to go away anytime soon

CSSC Shipbuilding

Yard Talk | Chance for a Japanese renaissance

South Korea and China have eaten away at the Japanese share of the shipbuilding market in recent years

Japan Containers
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