Media: South Korean yards wrestling with local steel producers

South Korea's steelmakers claim that they cannot afford the current supply prices on steel plates, reports local media. This could further weaken the competitiveness of the country's major shipyards.

Photo: Lee Jin-man/AP/POLFOTO/arkiv

Read this article for free

Register with your E-mail.
No credit card required.

Get full access for you and your coworkers.

Start a free company trial today

More from ShippingWatch

One third of Lim family ships have new owners

Around one third of the ships controlled by Hin Leong founder O.K. Lim and his family have new owners, Reuters reports. The rest of the ships are expected to be sold by the end of the year.

Further reading

Related articles

Seneste nyt

See all jobs