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China Shipping receives two 4,250-TEU ships

China Shipping receives two 4,250-TEU ships

   China Shipping Container Lines last week received two 4,250-TEU ships built by Dalian New Shipbuilding Heavy Industries Co. Ltd.

   China Shipping said the two ships, named “Xin Shantou” and “Xin Changsha,” will be “respectively put into CSCL’s inner lines and AEX2 operations.”

   With delivery of the vessels, the Chinese carrier said it operates 141 container ships with a total fleet capacity of about 343,000 TEUs.