Vietnam Shipyard Contract for Japan

Vietnam News Agency
Thursday, March 08, 2012

Oshima Shipbuilding Group of Japan to construct Vietnam shipyard facility

Japanese Oshima Shipbuilding Group will construct a US$180 million shipyard in the central coastal province of Khanh Hoa , according to Nguyen Chien Thang, Chairman of the Khanh Hoa Provincial People’s Committee.

The project will occupy a total area of 304 ha of Cam Thinh Dong Commune in Cam Ranh Town . Using the latest technology, the shipyard will build 24 different types of cargo vessels with capacities between 38,000 – 56,000 DWT.

Currently, Oshima cooperates with Nha Trang University in training local personnel as well as through sending apprentices to Japan.

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