Namsung Shipping books 2,500TEU pair at Hyundai Mipo

South Korean feeder operator Namsung Shipping has commissioned a pair of 2,500TEU container ships at Hyundai Mipo Dockyard (HMD).

The ships are priced at US$41 million each and are to be delivered in late 2023.

The order represents an upsizing of Namsung’s vessels as the company’s current ships have individual capacities ranging from 710TEU to 1,891TEU.

An executive at Namsung told Container News that the newbuildings are intended to serve the East Asia-Southeast Asia route.

It is the second order...

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