Newbuilding report dated 16 November 2021

A healthy newbuilding activity took place during the past week. Interest was evident across almost all segments, with the exception of the tanker sector which continued to see limited appetite for newbuilding units. On the dry bulk front, three 82,000dwt units were ordered by the Japanese owner Nisshin Shipping at Jiangsu Hantong at a price of $34.0m each. 

The newbuilding market activity was in line with the course that we have been witnessing since the start of the year. Crude carrier units were missing for another week while LNG and container deals were present as always despite the increasing newbuilding prices.


If you are a member, please login using the orange button at the top of the page to view the full article, or register.

If you are unsure of your membership, or wish to become a member, please contact




Contracts & Clauses

All of BIMCO's most widely used contracts and clauses as well as advice on managing charters and business partners.

Learn about your cargo

For general guidance and information on cargo-related queries.

More about cargo

BIMCO Publications

Want to buy or download a BIMCO publication? Use the link to get access to the ballast water management guide, the ship master’s security manual and many other publications.