CSAV to Expand Containership Fleet

25 August 2010 (Last Updated August 25th, 2010 18:30)

Compania Sud Americana de Vapores (CSAV) is planning to add five 8,000teu containerships to its fleet. The Chilean shipping company said the vessels will be built at shipyards in Korea and China. CSAV said the orders will boost its cargo shipping arm and secure new trade route

Compania Sud Americana de Vapores (CSAV) is planning to add five 8,000teu containerships to its fleet.

The Chilean shipping company said the vessels will be built at shipyards in Korea and China.

CSAV said the orders will boost its cargo shipping arm and secure new trade routes, according to asiasis.com.

The firm said deliveries of the vessels have been scheduled for 2012-13.