COSCON Orders Five 14500TEU Container Vessels


COSCO Container line and COSCO Asset Management signed contract of five 14500teu container vessel with Shanghai Jiangnan-changxing Shipbuilding Co.Ltd and Hudong-zhonghua heavy industry on 17th.September, 2014.

This 5 vessel is upgrade from same type vessel nowadays, keep the main dimension and loading capacity not change, due to the requirement of cargo, speed range and loading condition, optimized the line of ship and arrangement, the main economic parameter and level of environmental protection is advanced.

Due to the contract, this five container vessel will be delivered to COSCON from 2017. This will be the largest container vessel in the history of COSCON, also is the first contract for this type of vessel signed in China.