BHP turns to LNG iron ore ships

IN AN effort to reduce its carbon footprint BHP has awarded what it says is the world’s first LNG-fuelled Newcastlemax bulk carrier contract.

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BHP has chartered five LNG-fuelled ships to take its iron ore from WA to China.

The five-year time charter contract with Eastern Pacific Shipping is for five LNG-fuelled Newcastlemax bulk carriers to carry iron ore from Western Australia to China.