STX order confirmed

13 Oct 2010

Further to earlier reports, South Korea’s STX Offshore and Shipbuilding confirms it has won a $1.4 billion order to build ten 13,000 TEU containerships for a European owner.

The owner is rumoured to be Zodiac Maritime and the newbuildings are slated for delivery from the second quarter of 2013. STX said each ship, which is 36m long and 48m wide, would be built in the southern port of Jinhae.

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