on may 7, dsic signed the contract for the construction of two 16,000teu container ships with china shipbuilding trading co., ltd.(cstc) and minsheng financial leasing. sun wei, member of the party group and deputy general manager of cssc, shi jie, vice president of china minsheng bank, sun xiangge, president of minsheng financial leasing, li hongtao, chairman of cstc, together with relevant leaders of cssc marine department and dsic attended the ceremony.
these two ships are the duplicate of 7 16,000teu container ships undertaken by dsic in march this year with total length of 366m and width of 51m. this type of ship is designed in new concept of environmental protection, carbon reduction and drag reduction, which fully meets the latest environmental protection emission standards and makes the ship green environmental protection, high efficiency and energy saving.
the transaction structure of the project continues the structure of 16000teu series ships, that is, a european liner company provides long-term lease, and minsheng financial leasing provides financing to sign the construction contract. on the basis of relatively mature transaction structure of previous ships, dsic and minsheng financial leasing quickly reached agreement on signing of the two ships, and successfully signed the project into effect in a short time.
the successful signing of the project not only realizes the business undertaking target for batch continuous construction of the same type of ships, improves scale effect, and provides basis for cost reduction and efficiency improvement of the whole series, but also improves international market share of large container ships, and further enhances brand effect and market competitiveness for dsic in international market. at the signing ceremony, minsheng financial leasing, minsheng bank dalian branch and dsic jointly signed “ the strategic cooperation framework agreement ” , which provided solid foundation for further cooperation among the three parties in the future, fully reflected the deep integration of "financial capital" and "entity industry". the cooperation mode of mutual complementation and win-win cooperation realized the goal that financial leasing service for real economy and real economy relying on financial capital for development . it has laid a good foundation for providing more comprehensive and reliable "one-stop service" to high-quality customers.