Korean Shipyards Dominate

Tuesday, September 26, 2006
Korean shipyards dominate the global shipbuilding market in terms of backlog orders. According to the London-based market researcher Clarkson, Hyundai Heavy Industries received 12.3 Million CGT or compensated gross tons' worth of orders as of the end of August, followed by Samsung Heavy Industries, and Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering. Together with Hyundai's subsidiary, MIPO Dockyard and Samho, Korean shipyards have taken the top five places as the world's leading vessel makers. China's Dalian Shipbuilding Heavy Industry came in sixth with 2.9 million CGTs of orders. Source: Arirang News

Maritime Today

The Maritime Industry's original and most viewed E-News Service

Maritime Reporter November 2015 Digital Edition
FREE Maritime Reporter Subscription
Latest Maritime News    rss feeds


Nakilat Damen Shipyards Qatar JV is 5

On 23 November 2015, Nakilat Damen Shipyards Qatar celebrated its first 5 years of operation. With 40 vessels delivered or under construction, the yard has proven

Russian Navy Trying Hard for Facelift

Official announcements related to naval shipbuilding give the appearance of a Russian Navy that is undergoing a rapid revival. However, the reality is that many

USNS Maury Completes Acceptance Trials

USNS Maury (T-AGS 66) completed Acceptance Trials, November 6, following a week of extensive ship tests and underway events, included testing of major propulsion,

Maritime Contracts Maritime Security Naval Architecture Navigation Pipelines Pod Propulsion Port Authority Ship Repair Sonar Winch
rss | archive | history | articles | privacy | contributors | top maritime news | about us | copyright | maritime magazines
maritime security news | shipbuilding news | maritime industry | shipping news | maritime reporting | workboats news | ship design | maritime business

Time taken: 0.0498 sec (20 req/sec)