Turkish Owner Orders Tanker Duo in South Korea

Turkish shipowner Yasa has placed an order for two tankers in South Korea, according to shipbrokers.

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Namely, the company signed shipbuilding agreements for the 158,000 dwt tanker duo with Daehan Shipbuilding Corporation in early November.

According to a report from Intermodal, the company would pay around USD 61 million per unit.

The Suezmax tankers, that would feature a length of 274 meters and a beam of 48 meters, are scheduled for delivery in January 2022.

The units would reportedly be equipped with scrubbers.

World Maritime News Staff