According to Xinhua said that the first liquefied natural gas (LNG) ship made in China will be delivered in September.
With a capacity of 47,200 cubic meters is under construction by the Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding, a subsidiary of the China State Shipbuilding Corporation (CSSC), China's top and the world's third largest shipping group.
Another four such LNG vessels also
under construction would be delivered in the end of this year while the research and development for LNG ships with
a capacity of 200,000 cubic meters is underway, sources with the CSSC said.