Archive for the ‘Fixtures’ Category

Diana announces t/c for m/v “Melite” with Cargill

Diana announces t/c for m/v “Melite” with Cargill
ATHENS, GREECE, October 12, 2015 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that, through a separate wholly-owned subsidiary, it entered into a time charter contract with Cargill International...
October 12th, 2015 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Markets, News | Read More

Diana Containerships inks loan with RBS and extends fixture of m/v Centaurus with Maersk

Diana Containerships inks loan with RBS and extends fixture of m/v Centaurus with Maersk
Diana Containerships Inc. Announces Signing of a US$148 Million Term Loan Facility with The Royal Bank of Scotland Plc and Subsequent Drawdown of US$122.5 Million Direct Continuation of Time Charter Agreement for m/v Centaurus ATHENS, GREECE, September 16, 2015 – Diana Containerships Inc. (NASDAQ:...
September 16th, 2015 | Banking, Chartering, Containers, Fixtures, News, Shipfinance, Stock Markets | Read More

INTERTANKO releases version 4 of its Questionnaire 88

The Questionnaire 88 (Q88), first issued in 1988 by INTERTANKO, has been revised to include the most up-to-date information for assessing vessel suitability and risk when chartering tankers. The Questionnaire, now in its 4th version, is the established industry standard for information on ships for commercial...
September 16th, 2015 | Associations, BIMCO, Chartering, Fixtures, Intertanko, Regulatory, Sales and Purchases | Read More

VesselsValue Weekly Newsletter 09 Sept. 2015

VesselsValue Weekly Newsletter  09 Sept. 2015
Generating 400, 000 valuations a year and rising Wednesday 9 September 2015    ...
September 9th, 2015 | Associations, Chartering, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Gas Carriers, Liner Shipping and Trade, LNG, LPG, Markets, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships, Reports, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Ship Finance, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Diana Shipping Inc. announces t/c contract for m/v Alcyon with Transgrain

Diana Shipping Inc. announces t/c contract for m/v Alcyon with Transgrain
ATHENS, GREECE, August 24, 2015 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that, through a separate wholly-owned subsidiary, it entered into a time charter contract with Transgrain Shipping B.V.,...
August 28th, 2015 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Markets, News | Read More

Naming and shaming the pests…

Naming and shaming the pests…
  London, Lloyd’s of London and Willis’ buildings in the  heart of the Square Mile   Without Prejudice Naming and shaming the pests: a must to save our society and shipping in particular! Our viewers might recall two articles back in July 2013 following the Edward Snowden affair,...
August 20th, 2015 | Bribery and Corruption, Chartering, Communication, Corruption, Fixtures, Health and Safety, HR, Insight, Insurance and Reinsurance, Marine Insurance, Maritime Fraud, P and I Clubs, Safety and Security, Sales and Purchases, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipmanagement | Read More

Diana Shipping Inc. announces direct continuation of T/C Agreement for m/v Crystalia with Glencore

Diana Shipping Inc. announces direct continuation of T/C Agreement for m/v Crystalia with Glencore
ATHENS, GREECE, August 20, 2015 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that, through a separate wholly-owned subsidiary, it has agreed to extend the present time charter contract with Glencore...
August 20th, 2015 | Chartering, Company Profiles, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Markets, News | Read More

Midweek Markets Blues dictates caution…

Midweek Markets Blues dictates  caution…
John Faraclas As we have numerous times written, the shipping markets are unstable and during the last two weeks a few listed companies are going slowly slowly in the red; the blues is on the way. Lets see how many more will face the music… err the sea breeze…  John Faraclas warns: Be it the world’s...
August 19th, 2015 | Breaking News, Chartering, Comment, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Markets, Reports, Ship Demolitions, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Highest Valued Bulker Company

Highest Valued Bulker Company
                                                   
August 19th, 2015 | Associations, Chartering, Company Profiles, Containers, Fixtures, Gas, Markets, Oil Industry, Reports, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

Diana Shipping Inc. Announces Time Charter Contract for m/v Artemis with China Shipping

Diana Shipping Inc. Announces Time Charter Contract for m/v Artemis with China Shipping
ATHENS, GREECE, August 17, 2015 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that, through a separate wholly-owned subsidiary, it entered into a time charter contract with China Shipping Bulk Carrier...
August 17th, 2015 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Markets, News, Stock Markets | Read More

Dropping shipping markets, messy European politics and the world is on fire…

Dropping shipping markets, messy European politics and the world is on fire…
John Faraclas Our thirty-third weekly recapitulation of the shipping markets, their respective main indices and world geopolitics affecting same in 2015 and beyond, tonight Friday the 14th of August 2015, with John Faraclas of AllAboutShipping in Athens. The BDI, the Baltic Dry Index, closed up nine...
August 14th, 2015 | Chartering, Fixtures, Markets, News, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Diana Containerships Inc. announces t/c Contract for m/v Great with Maersk

Diana Containerships Inc. announces t/c Contract for m/v Great with Maersk
ATHENS, GREECE, August 3, 2015 – Diana Containerships Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of containerships, today announced that, through a separate wholly-owned subsidiary, it entered into a time charter contract with Maersk Line A/S for...
August 3rd, 2015 | Chartering, Company Profiles, Container shipping, Fixtures, Markets | Read More

Biggest Spenders of 2015 – VV Weekly Newsletter

Generating 400, 000 valuations a year and rising Wednesday 15 July 2015 We want to hear from you Here at VV we’re constantly improving our offerings and services for new and...
July 15th, 2015 | Associations, Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, LNG, Markets, Reports, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Ship Finance | Read More

Diana’s t/c fictures with Cargill and Norden for panamaxes “Nais” and “Thetis”

Diana’s t/c fictures with Cargill and Norden for panamaxes “Nais” and “Thetis”
DIANA SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES TIME CHARTER CONTRACTS FOR M/V NAIAS WITH CARGILL AND M/V THETIS WITH NORDEN  ATHENS, GREECE, July 13, 2015 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that, through...
July 13th, 2015 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Markets | Read More

The Trumpet from VesselsValue.com 8 July 2015

The Trumpet from VesselsValue.com 8 July 2015
  Generating 400, 000 valuations a year and rising Wednesday 8 July 2015 Scrap Dominance Emma Svensson, one of our Research Analysts at the opening ceremony of the Island games – and she’s even valuing a ship...
July 8th, 2015 | Chartering, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Gas Carriers, Liner Shipping and Trade, LNG, LPG, Markets, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Shipfinance, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

Diana announces direct continuation of Time Charter Agreement for m/v Pucon

Diana announces direct continuation of Time Charter Agreement for m/v Pucon
ATHENS, GREECE, July 8, 2015 – Diana Containerships Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of containerships, today announced that, through a separate wholly-owned subsidiary, it has agreed to extend the present time charter contract for one...
July 8th, 2015 | Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Markets | Read More

Diana announces direct continuation t/c agreement for m/v Boston with Clearlake

Diana announces direct continuation t/c agreement for m/v Boston with Clearlake
DIANA SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES DIRECT CONTINUATION OF TIME CHARTER AGREEMENT FOR M/V BOSTON WITH CLEARLAKE  ATHENS, GREECE, June 22, 2015 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that, through...
June 22nd, 2015 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Markets | Read More

Diana takes delivery of Kamsarmax “Medusa” and charters same on period with Clearlake

Diana takes delivery of Kamsarmax “Medusa” and charters same on period with Clearlake
ATHENS, GREECE, June 2, 2015 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that yesterday, through a separate wholly-owned subsidiary, it took delivery of the m/v Medusa (formerly “Torm Island”),...
June 2nd, 2015 | Associations, Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Markets, News, Sales and Purchases | Read More

The shipping markets: Down and out?

The shipping markets: Down and out?
John Faraclas Our nineteenth weekly recapitulation of the shipping markets, their respective main indices and world geopolitics affecting same in 2015 and beyond, tonight Friday the 8th of May 2015, with John Faraclas of AllAboutShipping in Athens. The BDI was up just a point since yesterday at 574...
May 8th, 2015 | Anniversaries, Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Energy, European Union, Events, Exhibitions, Fixtures, Gas, HR, Intertanko, Jobs, London Shipping Law Centre, Markets, Mediterranean Shipping, Military, News, Ocean Shipping, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, People and Places, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals, Reefer Containers, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Ship Finance, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tourism | Read More

Grounded shipping markets need a salvor*…

Grounded shipping markets need a salvor*…
John Faraclas Our fifteenth weekly recapitulation of the shipping markets, their respective main indices and world geopolitics affecting same in 2015, tonight Friday the 10th of April 2015, with John Faraclas of AllAboutShipping in London. The BDI remained the same for three consecutive days at 580...
April 10th, 2015 | Associations, Chartering, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Energy, European Union, Fixtures, Markets, Military, News, Oil Industry, Politics and Government, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Ship Finance, Shipfinance, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Diana extends tc period with Glencore for panamax “Atalandi”

Diana extends tc period with Glencore for panamax “Atalandi”
DIANA SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES DIRECT CONTINUATION OF TIME CHARTER AGREEMENT FOR M/V ATALANDI WITH GLENCORE  ATHENS, GREECE, April 9, 2015 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that, through...
April 9th, 2015 | Chartering, Company Profiles, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Markets, News, Stock Markets | Read More

The panamax “YM Los Angeles” delivered to Diana Containerships Inc

The panamax “YM Los Angeles” delivered to Diana Containerships Inc
DIANA CONTAINERSHIPS INC. ANNOUNCES THE DELIVERY OF A PANAMAX CONTAINER VESSEL, THE M/V YM LOS ANGELES         ATHENS, GREECE, April 9, 2015 – Diana Containerships Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of containerships, today announced...
April 9th, 2015 | Chartering, Container shipping, Containers, Fixtures, Markets, News, Sales and Purchases, Stock Markets | Read More

Diana fixes “Protefs” on period with Glencore

Diana fixes “Protefs” on period with Glencore
DIANA SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES TIME CHARTER CONTRACT FOR M/V PROTEFS WITH GLENCORE  ATHENS, GREECE, April 6, 2015 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that, through a separate wholly owned...
April 6th, 2015 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Markets, News, Stock Markets | Read More

April fool’s day midweek Market blues….

April fool’s day midweek  Market blues….
John Faraclas Unsustainable markets? Corrections? Or what… John Faraclas writes:  The BDI close down six points, going down once again  under the 600 point mark, again in the difficult zone… The Capers and the respective BCI  2014 was the culprit with minus 12 points at 463 points. The Panamaxes...
April 1st, 2015 | Chartering, Fixtures, Markets, News, Reports, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Shipfinance, Shipping Indices, Statistics | Read More

Clyde & Co Update – Effect of non-payment of hire: After The Astra comes another twist in the tale

Clyde & Co Update – Effect of non-payment of hire: After The Astra comes another twist in the tale
Effect of non-payment of hire: After The Astra comes another twist in the  tale April 1, 2015 | Written by Nick Austin and Chris Moxon On 18 April 2013, Flaux J handed down a judgment in Kuwait Rocks Co v AMN Bulkcarriers Inc. (The Astra) that surprised many in the shipping community with its analysis...
April 1st, 2015 | Associations, Chartering, Containers, Fixtures, Legal, Markets | Read More