Ship Construction

Wah Kwong chair Sabrina Chao
Wah Kwong turns to its regular builder to expand bulker fleet.

A group of men at the signing ceremony
Wilmar continues to expand its owned fleet with newbuilding orders.

Laem Chabang
Sale highlights company’s poor profitability; third consecutive loss looming.

A Wan Hai Lines container ship
Following a substantial newbuilding order for 20 feeder ships, Taiwanese intra-Asia carrier has contracted 16,100 containers.

Fleet to transport coal for German energy group RWE.

Ocean Virgo
The transaction points to the growing popularity of Chinese financial leasing.

DSME South Korean yard
Core shipbuilding business is profitable, but losses from Daewoo Mangalia Heavy Industries sale result in debt.

Stock photo of the Japanese and Korean flags sitting side by side
DSME, especially, was a target of criticism, with Japan griping about the substantial bailouts put up by KDB and KEXIM.

CSSC logo at a shipyard
The company plans to use the IPO proceeds to expand its ship-leasing business.

Meridian Express

More MR tankers being contracted amid refinery expansion.