MOL orders four LNG-fueled car carriers from Japanese yards

An MOL-owned car carrier (Photo: MOL)

Mitsui OSK Lines (MOL) has entered into an agreement with Japanese shipbuilders Shin Kurushima Dockyard and Nihon Shipyard for the construction of four car carriers in a series.

The newbuildings will each have capacity for 7,000 CEUs and engines that will utilise LNG as their main fuel.

The vessels are scheduled for delivery to MOL beginning in 2024.

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