South Korea's Hyundai Heavy Industries won $340-million orders to build two LNG carriers
for Golar LNG
of Norway. One of the ships would be delivered by December 2003 and the other by July 2004, said a spokesman for the world's largest shipbuilder
. With the new contracts, LNG orders
for Hyundai Heavy have
risen to six ships this year, worth about $1.02 billion, he said.