Hyundai Heavy Industries

Founded in 1947, Hyundai Heavy Industries is the world's largest shipbuilding company. Based in Ulsan, South Korea, the company commands a global marketshare of 15 percent. The company controls approximately 40 percent of the global container ship market.

06 Apr 2016
Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Lines is negotiating with Hyundai Heavy Industries to purchase up to three mega-ships with capacities of 14,500 twenty-foot-equivalent units.
08 Jul 2015
Maersk Line has signed a $1.1 billion contract for nine 14,000-TEU ships from Korea’s Hyundai Heavy Industries, its third major order this year, as it accelerates a $15 billion investment program aimed at consolidating its ranking as the world’s largest ocean container carrier.