Clarkson Research report

Greece top shipbuilding client

by Port News Editorial Staff

Greece is currently the South Korean shipbuilding industry’s top customer, according to a report by Clarkson Research Service.

Specialized magazine reports that Greek owners have placed orders for a total of 52 newbuildings and a total of 2.05 million Gross Compensated tonnes (CGT) with shipbuilding companies in the Asian country during the year

This is the equivalent of 20% of the orders secured by South Korean shipyards in 2022.

Japan came  in second placing a total of 22 orders, followed by Norway, with orders for 14 new ships from South Korean yards.

Translation by Giles Foster

Go to Top