Vietnamese Pha Rung Shipyard has received an order to build two chemical tankers for a Korean ship owner BS Shipping, according to the shipbuilder.
The 6,500 dwt vessels will feature a length of 110 meters and a width of 18 meters.
The contract was signed as part of the eighth International Exhibition on Shipbuilding, Shipping and Offshore Technology (Vietship2016) in Ha Noi.
Pha Rung added that the shipyard signed a deal to complete the construction of a 6,500 dwt chemical tanker for a Thai shipbuilding company.
During the exhibition, Vietnamese shipbuilding companies secured fourteen contracts with domestic and foreign partners worth over USD 22 million, according to Vietnam News.
World Maritime News Staff