Hong Kong-based ship manager Dalian Sincere Nice has ordered two 6,600 dwt general cargo ships from Chinese shipbuilder Hubei Huahai Heavy Industry, as reported by local media.
According to the company, the contract was signed for two firm orders and one optional. The vessels will be around 100 meters long and 16 meters wide.
The fuel efficient bulkers are scheduled for delivery by the end of 2016.
The parties did not disclose the price agreed for the vessels.
Dalian Sincere Nice currently operates two bunker vessels between China, Japan, Korea and Southeast Asia.
World Maritime News Staff