Daewoo gets large tanker order

Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering, the second-largest shipbuilder in the world, said Monday that it had received an order valued at 379.3 billion won to build three oil tankers. Each of the three so-called very large crude carriers will cost $124 million, a record price for such vessels, Daewoo Shipbuilding said. The orders total about $371 million.