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Introduction/Challenge to New Ship Recycling > 第1章/室蘭パイロット事業モデル

Introduction/Challenge to New Ship Recycling

Japan as Shipbuilder and Fleet Owner

Japan is not only the second largest shipbuilder in the world, but also the largest fleet owner in the world.※
We have a responsibility to solve the problem.
We have actively participated in adopting Ship Recycling Treaty.
In order to achieve the safe and environmentally sound ship recycling that can prevent environmental pollution, Japan’s shipbuilding technology is necessary.

※It is the global share of Japan’s shipbuilding. The share of Japan’s production volume is 27.6%, and the share of Japan’s ship ownership or operation is 10.1%. (Oct 2009)