Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co. (DSME), a leading South Korean shipbuilder, said Thursday it has clinched a deal worth about US$370 million to build two liquefied natural gas (LNG) carriers for an unidentified shipping company. 

Daewoo Shipbuilding wins US$370 mln deal for 2 LNG carriers

The shipbuilder said it is set to deliver two carriers that can each hold 173,400 cubic meters of LNG to a shipping company in the Oceania region by the first half of 2021.

Daewoo Shipbuilding declined to identify its customer. 

The shipbuilder said it has received about $1.55 billion worth of ship orders so far this year for 12 vessels. 

Source: DSME