The dry bulk market experiences a “long & painful” period of weak freight rates and if owners fail to cut the size of the existing fleet the market will not revive, warns shipbrokering firm Barry Rogliano Salles (BRS). It urges owners to take advantage of attractive scrapping prices to recycle ageing tonnage at the earliest [...]
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Dragnis family’s tanker arm OceanGold Tankers «OGT» has recently taken delivery of the new building Alpine Amalia an LR2/Aframax 107,000 dwt tanker vessel built in Huyndai Heavy Industries. The vessel has been fixed for a long term time charter to a strong counter party with well above of current levels charter hire, which includes as [...]
The editor of Newsfront/NAFTILIAKI Mr. David Glass and his team organised an informative and quite topical conference on the latest newbuilding developments. It must be noted that during the last 10 years Chinese shipbuilding industry has taken a leading position in the market as in 2001 Chinese shipyards delivered 27m dwt and today they hold [...]
The conference will be held on Monday 6 June 2011, at the Divani Apollon Palace, Athens, Greece. The conference is organised by MARE FORUM and BlueShip. It is a challenge and opportunity for all the players in the maritime industry chain to come together and decide the future of one of the biggest changes to [...]