Carisbrooke Orders MPVs at Jiangsu Shipyard

22 June 2010 (Last Updated June 22nd, 2010 18:30)

Carisbrooke Shipping has ordered four 8,500dwt multi-purpose vessels from Jiangsu Yangzijiang Shipbuilding in China. The UK-based shipping company is reportedly paying €10m ($12m) for each vessel, according to asiasis.com. The latest quarter order brings the total number of newbui

Carisbrooke Shipping has ordered four 8,500dwt multi-purpose vessels from Jiangsu Yangzijiang Shipbuilding in China.

The UK-based shipping company is reportedly paying €10m ($12m) for each vessel, according to asiasis.com.

The latest quarter order brings the total number of newbuild bookings by Carisbrooke Shipping at Jiangsu to 40 since 2004.

The orders will be delivered between 2011 and 2012.