Yonhap News AgencyApril 4, 2013 04:31
SEOUL, April 4 (Yonhap) -- Two major South Korean shipbuilders said Thursday that they clinched combined US$1.35 billion deals to build six LNG ships.
Under the deal with Bonny Gas Transport of Nigeria, Samsung Heavy Industries Co. will deliver four LNG vessels by June 2016, the company said in a regulatory filing. The value of the contract is estimated at around $900 million, the shipbuilder said.
Bonny Gas is a subsidiary of a joint-venture of Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Royal Dutch Shell, Total S.A. and Eni.