CSCL orders new mega vessel
CSCL has ordered a mega vessel of 8,530 TEU from a shipyard in Shanghai Pudong, according to a statement by the company.
The company said the vessel would be delivered by the end of 2008 together with four others, which the company ordered earlier.
CSCL is now the sixth largest shipping company in the world, said the company statement, with a total capacity of 350,000 TEU.
The company has 60 container vessels of more than 4,000 TEU, representing 70 per cent of their fleet.