SHAANXI DIESEL ENGINE HEAVY INDUSTRY CO LTD v LIN NINGFA
 6 CMCLR 31
ZHEJIANG HIGH PEOPLE'S COURT OF CHINA((CIVIL JUDGMENT))
Before Presiding Judge Shengdong,Deputy Judge Jianfang,Deputy Judge Jianfeng,Court Clerk Lei
Ship sales contract dispute - Main engine supplier to sell ship engine to buyer - Buyer concluded ship building contract with third party = Supplier failed to timely deliver engine = Third party cancelled contract and claimed against buyer = Buyer settled with third party and sold vessel to another party = Whether loss of reduced ship sales price is claimable = Principle of foreseeability = Can supplier invoke force majeure as defence after delayed delivery of engine.