Cosco Wins US$30M Livestock Carrier Contract

Singapore-based Cosco secured a contract to build a 4,500 square metre livestock carrier for an unnamed European client.


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Singapore-based Cosco Group has through its subsidiary Cosco (Guangdong) Shipyard Co., Ltd., secured a contract worth US$30 million to build one 4,500 square metre livestock carrier for an unnamed European client.

The vessel is scheduled for delivery in the second quarter of 2016.

Additionally, the ship owner has an option to contract Cosco to construct a vessel of similar characteristics within six months.