The Chinese authorities have decided to expand the Navy, shipbuilders continue to improve submarines, ships and military equipment. Shipbuilding company Hudong Zhonghua (Shanghai) was launched from the slipway fourth Landing Ship "071", which is capable of carrying 800 troops, helicopters, and other military equipment. As reported by Reuters, will be launched only eight such vessels.
China in 2010, ahead of South Korea and became naikrupneyshim shipbuilding nation in the world. China's navy in the past year totaled 75 big warships, 60 submarines, 55 medium and languid, and about 85 small landing craft.
For comparison, the United States suspended due to budget cuts and the creation of new submarines, ships and reduces its Navy to 250 ships and vessels.