Danish headquartered Celsius Tankers has chartered out its next four LNG carrier newbuildings to trader Gunvor's marine arm Clearlake Shipping.

Celsius confirmed it has ordered four 180,000-cbm newbuildings from Samsung Heavy Industries, which it dubbed ultra-eco LNG carriers.

The company said the latest newbuildings will be chartered to Gunvor Group subsidiary Clearlake Shipping on a long-term basis, without detailing the period.