Chinese subs, tanks, ships sold in South, Southeast Asia

State-owned China Shipbuilding Industry Corporation (CSIC) announced this week that it had started building a Type S26T submarine, a modified export variant of the indigenous Type 041 diesel-electric version, for the Royal Thai Navy. In July 2015, Thailand selected China’s Yuan-class (Type 041) platform to meet a requirement for three submarines, after its procurement committee voted unanimously in […]