Evergreen to Order 100 Boxships

Tuesday, January 13, 2009

According to a report from The Economic Times, Evergreen Marine announced plans to spend $5.5b to build 100 container ships before the anticipated recovery of the global economy in 2012. Reportedly the company plans to go for about 30 ships in the 8,000 TEU category, 40 ships in 5,500 TEU, 10 ships in 3,900 TEU, and 20 ships in 2,800 TEU.

(Source: The Economic Times)

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