NINGBO ORIENTAL SHIPBUILDING CO LTD AND ANOTHER v HANGTAI INDUSTRY (HONG KONG) LTD
 6 CMCLR 18
SUPREME PEOPLE'S COURT OF CHINA((CIVIL RULING))
Before Presiding Judge Shumei,Deputy Judge Fang,Deputy Judge Xiaoqiang,Court Clerk Di
Ship sales contract dispute – Builder to build and sell oil tanker ship to buyer – Ship sales contract allowing buyer to refuse to accept the vessel, and seller to refund price with damages, if actual oil tank capacity more than 2 per cent lower than capacity as designed – Actual capacity lower than 13.67 per cent – Buyer accepted the vessel – Whether buyer can still claim for liquidated damages – Whether such liquidated damages excessive.