Germany’s Asiatic Lloyd has added to its series of 7,100-teu ammonia-ready container ships in China.

Brokers reported that it has signed up for ships five and six at Dalian Shipbuilding Industry Co.

Asiatic Lloyd told TradeWinds: “AL Maritime Holding signed contracts with the China Shipbuilding Trading Co for vessels to be built at Dalian.”

The vessels will be delivered in the first half of 2024.