S.Korea STX to build $1 bln shipyard in Russia
SEOUL, June 20
SEOUL, June 20 (Reuters) - South Korea's STX Corp said on Monday it had signed a preliminary agreement with Russia's state-run United Shipbuilding Corp to build a new shipyard in Russia worth $1 billion.
The South Korean firm said in a statement that it was also in talks to build shipyards in the United Arab Emirates and Mexico. (Reporting by Miyoung Kim; Editing by Jonathan Hopfner)