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AWARD ON THE DISPUTE OVER TERMINATION OF SHIPBUILDING CONTRACT FOR HULL NO. CIS57300/B-01

Shipbuilding contract – Claimant requested to suspend construction and postpone delivery of the ship – The third respondent should postpone payment of the ship – Whether the shipbuilding contract was subject to the contract for work or the contract for sales – Contract subjects, rights and obligations under the contract for financial leasing – Whether financial crisis could constitute “changes of objective circumstances” – Whether the shipbuilding contract had been terminated – Article 268 of the Contract Law of the People's Republic of China (the Contract Law).

[2021] 1 CMCLR 42 (CMAC)

AWARD ON THE DISPUTE OVER TERMINATION OF SHIPBUILDING CONTRACT FOR BULK CARRIERS OF 80,100 DEAD WEIGHT TONNAGE (DWT)

Shipbuilding contract – Serious tardiness – Whether it lost capacity to fulfil the contract – Whether it embezzled capital – Whether pledge could be established against steel plate, material and equipment – Unstable counterargument – Whether the contract could be terminated – Date for delivering the vessel did not come yet – Claimant was not entitled to cancel the contract – Contract Law of the People's Republic of China.

[2021] 1 CMCLR 50 (CMAC)

AWARD ON DISPUTE OVER REPAIR COSTS AND INTERESTS FOR H080646 “GREAT JUPITER”

Vessel repairing contract – Debts of vessel repair – Ship manager signed the Contract on Vessel Repairing and Agreement for Funds Payment – Registration of Bareboat Charter and Purchase – Who was the registered owner of the Ship – Who was the beneficiary of ship repair – Article 6 of Regulations of the People's Republic of China Governing the Registration of Ships.

[2021] 1 CMCLR 59 (CMAC)