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Ocean patrol vessels for Uruguay: Chinese pressure in the face of growing interest in Norwegian ships

After waiting several months for an official confirmation from the Government of Uruguay on the purchase of ocean patrol vessels, Xi Jinping's government has initiated a discreet diplomatic advance to pressure the South American country to stick to the outcome of the technical selection that, in the bidding process for two of this type of vessels, awarded the Chinese shipyard CSTC the best qualification, as it was the only one of the three firms that presented themselves - the others were Kership, owned by Naval Group, and Damen - that complied with all the requirements requested in the call for prices . . .

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