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  1. Shanghai yard wins huge order from U-Ming

    Posted Feb 14th 2012, 12:00am

    ... president Ong Choo Kiat and SWS president Wang Qi, comprised a firm order for four 186,300 dwt capesize dry bulk ships, plus options for six more. The ships, each costing US$49.83 million, are due ... a competitive price for the latest environmentally friendly specification. U-Ming is no stranger to SWS. It is part owner, with Wah Kwong Maritime Transport, of a 177,000 dwt capesize bulk carrier ...

  2. Yards in line for huge ship orders

    Posted May 15th 2012, 12:00am

    ... tonne of iron ore than traditional Capesize vessels. VLOCs carry up to 400,000 tonnes of ore, while Capesize ships typically carry 160,000 to 170,000 tonnes. Shipbrokers say VLOCs consume 103 to 111 tonnes of fuel a day, while a Capesize ship uses about 70 tonnes of fuel, although the next generation of Capesize ships will use about 50 tonnes. 'Dry bulk from Brazil to China ...



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