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Iraq to Buy 3 More Ships from South Korea

Iraq's Transport Ministry said on Monday that it had agreed with the South Korean Doosan company to buy three 17,000 tonne vessels at a cost of $73 million (85 billion IQD), according to AKnews. Samir al-Karkhi, director of Marine Shipping Company, told the news agency that the Ministry of Transport is making efforts to restore […]

Iraq buys Freighter for $14m

Iraq has reportedly spent $14 million (16 billion IQD) a 7,000 ton commercial freighter called the Baghdad. Samir al-Karkhi, the director of the Marine Shipping Company, told AKnews the vessel will enter service in February and will address many of the obstacles faced by shipping in Iraq. "The Ministry of Transport is making great efforts […]