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China is the world’s biggest shipbuilder, and its ability to rapidly produce new warships would be a ‘huge advantage’ in a long fight with the US, experts say

A new Department of Defence report on China’s military power said that China “has the largest navy in the world” and is “the top ship-producing nation in the world by tonnage.” Experts said that “their shipbuilding capacity is a huge advantage for them in a protracted conflict with the United […]
China is the world’s biggest shipbuilder, and its ability to rapidly produce new warships would be a ‘huge advantage’ in a long fight with the US, experts say
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Malcolm Turnbull just confirmed Tony Abbott’s shipbuilding pledge for Adelaide

South Australia’s naval shipbuilding industry received another small boost today with the Turnbull government confirming his predecessor Tony Abbott’s announcement last year that construction on 12 offshore patrol vessels (OPV) will begin in Adelaide in 2018. Prime minister Malcolm Turnbull says the decision will create more than 400 direct jobs […]
Malcolm Turnbull just confirmed Tony Abbott’s shipbuilding pledge for Adelaide