On September 28th,
HMM signed the formal contracts for its twenty eco-friendly mega containerships
with three shipyards - Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME),
Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) and Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI), says an
DSME and SHI will
build seven and five 23,000 TEU containerships, respectively, which are
expected for delivery in the second quarter of 2020. HHI will construct eight
15,000 TEU containerships to be delivered in the second quarter of 2021.
The Ceremonies were
held with each shipbuilding companies and attended by CEO & President of
DSME Mr. Sung Leep Jung, President & Inside Director of HHI Mr. Sam Hyun Ka
and President & CEO of SHI Mr. Joon Ou Nam including President & CEO of
HMM Mr. Chang Keun Yoo.