Archive for the ‘Sales and Purchases’ Category

Diana sells Capesize bulker “Norfolk”

Diana sells Capesize bulker “Norfolk”
.. DIANA SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES THE SALE OF A CAPESIZE DRY BULK VESSEL, THE M/V NORFOLK ATHENS, GREECE, February 27, 2020 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that it has signed, through...
February 27th, 2020 | Company Profiles, Dry Bulkcarriers, Sales and Purchases | Read More

Diana fixes Panamax “Coronis” on period to Koch and cancels sale of Capesize “Norfolk”

Diana fixes Panamax “Coronis” on period to Koch and cancels sale of Capesize “Norfolk”
.. DIANA SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES TIME CHARTER  CONTRACT FOR M/V CORONIS WITH KOCH AND CANCELLATION OF THE SALE OF A CAPESIZE  DRY BULK VESSEL, THE M/V NORFOLK ATHENS, GREECE, February 20, 2020 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the...
February 20th, 2020 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Markets, Sales and Purchases, Stock Markets | Read More

Diana announces cancellation of panamax bulker “Calipso” sale

Diana announces cancellation of panamax bulker “Calipso” sale
.. DIANA SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES CANCELLATION OF THE SALE OF A PANAMAX DRY BULK VESSEL, THE M/V CALIPSO ATHENS, GREECE, February 14, 2020 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that it has...
February 14th, 2020 | Dry Bulkcarriers, Sales and Purchases | Read More

IFCHOR appoints new joint CEO

IFCHOR appoints new joint CEO
(l-r): Emanuele Ravano and Giovanni Ravano. IFCHOR appoints new joint CEO Leading international independent shipbroker IFCHOR has strengthened its leadership team by appointing Giovanni Ravano alongside Emanuele Ravano as Joint Chief Executive. Giovanni Ravano is an experienced shipping professional,...
February 11th, 2020 | Chartering, Company Profiles, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Person Profiles, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions | Read More

Diana sells caper “Norfolk” and charters Kamsarmax “Maia” on period to Aquavita

Diana sells caper “Norfolk” and charters Kamsarmax “Maia” on period to Aquavita
.. Diana Shipping Inc., announces the sale of a  capesize dry bulk vessel, the m/v Norfolk; a new time charter contract for m/v Maia with Aquavita  ATHENS, GREECE, January 29, 2020 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry...
January 29th, 2020 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, News, Sales and Purchases, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Performance Shipping announces sale of post-Panamax contship “Rotterdam”

Performance Shipping announces sale of post-Panamax contship “Rotterdam”
PERFORMANCE SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES the sale of A  POST-panamax container VESSEL, the m/v ROTTERDAM ATHENS, GREECE, January 27, 2020 – Performance Shipping Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of vessels, today announced that it has signed,...
January 27th, 2020 | Containers, Markets, Sales and Purchases | Read More

ICS Professional Maritime Programme Jan 2020 – Register Now

ICS Professional Maritime Programme Jan 2020 – Register Now
ICS Professional Maritime Programme Jan 2020 – Register Now ICS PROFESSIONAL MARITIME PROGRAMME  Starting January 2020 The Hellenic Management Centre, official educational provider of the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers in Greece, offers the ICS Professional Maritime Programme; a 1-year...
December 17th, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Legal, Marine Insurance, Maritime Education and Training, Sales and Purchases, Shipfinance, Tankers | Read More

Performance Shipping Inc. announces agreement to acquire an Aframax Tanker and US$11.0 million investment by its chairman

Performance Shipping Inc. announces agreement to acquire an Aframax Tanker and US$11.0 million investment by its chairman
.. Performance Shipping Inc. Announces Agreement to Acquire an Aframax Tanker and US$11.0 Million Investment by its Chairman ATHENS, GREECE, November 20, 2019 – Performance Shipping Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of containerships and...
November 20th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Markets, News, Sales and Purchases, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

Diana announces the sale of panamax “Clio”

Diana announces the sale of panamax “Clio”
DIANA SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES THE SALE OF A PANAMAX DRY BULK VESSEL, THE M/V CLIO ATHENS, GREECE, November 7, 2019 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that it has signed, through a separate...
November 7th, 2019 | Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Sales and Purchases, Stock Markets | Read More

Simpson Spence Young partners with tech firm Signal Ocean

Simpson Spence Young partners with tech firm Signal Ocean
Simpson Spence Young partners with tech firm Signal Ocean International shipbroker Simpson Spence Young and Signal Ocean Ltd have announced today (28 October 2019) that they have entered into a strategic partnership as investors to work together to bring high-impact technology solutions to the commercial...
October 28th, 2019 | Chartering, Markets, Mergers and Acquisitions, Sales and Purchases, Shipmanagement | Read More

Simpson Spence Young Strengthens Dry Bulk Team With New Dubai Office

Simpson Spence Young Strengthens Dry Bulk Team With New Dubai Office
Simpson Spence Young Strengthens Dry Bulk Team With New Dubai Office Simpson Spence Young (SSY), the world’s largest independent shipbroker, has today (7 October 2019) announced it will open a new office in Dubai in early November. Led by Manish Pamecha, the team will focus on dry bulk chartering. “Opening...
October 7th, 2019 | Chartering, Company Profiles, Person Profiles, Sales and Purchases | Read More

Performance Shipping sells post-panamax contship “Pucon”

Performance Shipping sells post-panamax contship “Pucon”
.. PERFORMANCE SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES the sale of A  POST-panamax container VESSEL, the m/v PUCON ATHENS, GREECE, September 27, 2019 – Performance Shipping Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of vessels, today announced that it has signed,...
September 27th, 2019 | Container shipping, Sales and Purchases | Read More

Performance Shipping Inc., announces the sale of a panamax container vessel, the m/v Pamina

Performance Shipping Inc., announces the sale of a panamax container vessel, the m/v Pamina
Performance Shipping Inc., announces the sale of a panamax container vessel, the m/v Pamina ATHENS, GREECE, August 27, 2019 – Performance Shipping Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of vessels, today announced that it has signed, through...
August 27th, 2019 | Sales and Purchases | Read More

Performance Shipping announces delivery of Aframax tanker “Blue Moon”

Performance Shipping announces delivery of Aframax tanker “Blue Moon”
.. Performance Shipping announces delivery of Aframax tanker “Blue Moon” ATHENS, GREECE, August 5, 2019 – Performance Shipping Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of vessels, today announced that, through a separate wholly-owned...
August 5th, 2019 | Markets, News, Oil Industry, Sales and Purchases, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

FONASBA Quality Standard now covers 35 countries, 500 companies

FONASBA Quality Standard now covers 35 countries, 500 companies
The Baltic Exchange were the FONASBA HQ’s are FONASBA Quality Standard now covers 35 countries, 500 companies FONASBA’s Quality Standard (FQS), the only quality mark designed by, and specifically for, ship agents and ship brokers, reached another milestone this month when the number of companies...
July 29th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Associations, Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Fixtures, News, Sales and Purchases, Ship Agencies, Ship Demolitions, Shipping Indices, Tankers | Read More

Diana sells panamax “Nirefs”

Diana sells panamax “Nirefs”
DIANA SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES THE SALE  OF A PANAMAX DRY BULK VESSEL, THE M/V NIREFS ATHENS, GREECE, July 26, 2019 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that it has signed, through a separate...
July 26th, 2019 | News, Sales and Purchases, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Capes lift the BDI amid mega Geopolitical mayhem

Capes lift the BDI amid mega Geopolitical mayhem
John Faraclas Capes lift the BDI amid mega Geopolitical mayhem The BDI (Baltic Dry Index)   gained 44 points and now stands at 1,179; the Geopolitical mess continues. John Faraclas’ brief daily recap: The Capes’ BCI went over and above the 2,000 point threshold at 2,051, that’s a good plus...
June 19th, 2019 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Markets, News, Reports, Sales and Purchases, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Performance Shipping Inc., announces agreements to acquire two Aframax Tankes and US$ 10.0 million investment by its chairman

Performance Shipping Inc., announces agreements to acquire two Aframax Tankes and US$ 10.0 million investment by its chairman
.. Performance Shipping Inc., announces agreements to acquire two Aframax Tankes and US$ 10.0 million investment by its chairman     ATHENS, GREECE, June 11, 2019 – Performance Shipping Inc. (NASDAQ:DCIX), (the “Company”), today announced that it has agreed to acquire two entities, which have...
June 11th, 2019 | News, Sales and Purchases, Story of the Day, Tankers | Read More

Nikos Vafias adds 12th aframax tanker

Nikos Vafias adds 12th aframax tanker
r to l: Nikos Vafias and George Procopiou Nikos Vafias adds 12th aframax tanker Nikolaos Vafias spending spree roars to US$90m with swoop for Brightoil aframax Nikolaos Vafias has extended his investment in tonnage to almost US$90m in less than two weeks with a swoop for a Brightoil Petroleum aframax...
June 7th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Sales and Purchases | Read More

Pireas 2019: Managers of Regulations or Ship Managers?

Pireas 2019: Managers of Regulations or Ship Managers?
 THE 7TH GLOBAL SHIPBROKERS FORUM Yacht Club of Greece, Piraeus, Thursday 20th June 2019 Managers of Regulations or Ship Managers? FORUM AGENDA 09:00 – 10:00 REGISTRATION & COFFEE 10:00 – 10:30 Welcome speeches: – Mr. John N. Cotzias – President of H.S.A. – Mr. Fotis Kouvelis...
June 4th, 2019 | Associations, Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Sales and Purchases | Read More

Greek shipowner Nikolaos Vafias goes on $65m shopping spree

Greek shipowner Nikolaos Vafias goes on $65m shopping spree
Greek shipowner Nikolaos Vafias goes on US$65m shopping spree  Nikolaos Vafias Private Greek shipowner Nikolaos Vafias has made a significant investment in additional tonnage — purchasing three vessels in a single week in deals worth in excess of $65m, sources said. Vafias has bought a single capesize...
May 27th, 2019 | Dry Bulkcarriers, LPG, Markets, Sales and Purchases | Read More

The BDI@1,043 whilst awaiting …Armageddon

The BDI@1,043 whilst awaiting …Armageddon
John Faraclas The BDI@1,043 whilst awaiting …Armageddon The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) continued its upwards mode and now reads 1,043 – plus 17 points since yesterday. The Geopolitics getting sour and BIMCO makes a splash at the Yacht Club of Greece. John Faraclas’ daily market brief recap: The Capes’...
May 14th, 2019 | Associations, BIMCO, Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, News, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

‘Chartering Manual’ makes a big splash

‘Chartering Manual’ makes a big splash
. ‘Chartering Manual’ makes a big splash By John Faraclas This specialist shipbroking book is now the fifth volume* residing on my bedside table! You all know how particular I become – and I am on many issues and in relation to the many books I read and then study – also for reviewing same...
May 5th, 2019 | Books, Chartering, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Insight, Liner Shipping and Trade, Markets, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Ship Finance, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Diana sells panamax bulker “Erato”

Diana sells panamax bulker “Erato”
DIANA SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES THE SALE OF A PANAMAX DRY BULK VESSEL, THE M/V ERATO ATHENS, GREECE, April 15, 2019 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that it has signed, through a separate...
April 15th, 2019 | Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, News, Sales and Purchases, Stock Markets | Read More

The BDI@725; a double digit rise but…

The BDI@725; a double digit rise but…
John Faraclas The BDI@725; a double digit rise but… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) gained 11 points since yesterday amid a worsening geopolitical environment… John Faraclas’ brief daily recap: Wonder how you interpret Aristotle’s maxim: “Nothing matters much and very little mattes at all” under...
April 9th, 2019 | At the end of the day..., Chartering, Markets, Piracy and Terrorism, Reports, Sales and Purchases, Shipping Indices, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More