Ocean Yield acquires 5,500TEU newbuilding from Korean yard
Ocean Yield has agreed to purchase a 5,500TEU container vessel newbuilding under construction at HJ Shipbuilding in South Korea.
Ocean Yield said the vessel is built with a design enabling it to be converted to dual-fuel operation with methanol as fuel.
Delivery of the vessel is scheduled for November 2023. Upon delivery, the vessel will commence a seven-year time charter contract to ZIM Integrated Shipping Services.