According to VNS, Nam Trieu Shipbuilding Industry Corporation, under the Viet Nam Shipbuilding Industry Group, began construction of a 56,200-tonne vessel, the first of three vessel
s for Japan’s Lavender Maritime S.A.
The 623 ft. will be built under Japan’s NK Register in 22 months. Nam Trieu has also signed contracts to build four multi
-purpose vessels worth $17m and vessels to transport automobiles capitalized at $2 billion.