Archive for the ‘Sales and Purchases’ Category

Who’s talking about sustainable indices? Who’s mickey-mousing about in the Shipping Markets?

Who’s talking about sustainable indices? Who’s mickey-mousing about in the Shipping Markets?
John Faraclas Who’s talking about sustainable indices? Who’s mickey-mousing about in the Shipping Markets!?And on top of anything else, jeopardizes the industry affecting the markets with colossal looses! See what the Banks have suffered and will further suffer and what funds, run by the glitterati...
May 9th, 2014 | Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Markets, News, Sales and Purchases, Ship Finance, Shipping Indices | Read More

The S&P and Freight Markets: Timing for deal

The S&P and Freight Markets: Timing for deal
Prof. C. Chlomoudis , D.I.Diamantidis, G. Lazaridis, C.A.Karaindros, A. Spondylidis, G. Venizelos On 29th April 2014 at the University of Piraeus, a seminar took place on ‘The Sales and Purchase and Freight Markets: Timing for deal ’organized by the Hellenic Association of Maritime Economists (HAME)...
May 2nd, 2014 | Academia, Associations, Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Education and Training, Fixtures, Maritime Education and Training, Sales and Purchases | Read More

VesselsValue introduces Deals+

VesselsValue introduces  Deals+
Screenshot DEALS+ VesselsValue introduces  Deals+,  a new module recently added to their online ship valuation and mapping service. Deals+ is a unique, dedicated module which allows you to view and sort market transactions. Trading sales, newbuilding orders, demolition sales and period charters...
April 14th, 2014 | Markets, Sales and Purchases | Read More

Athens takes the honours as prime location in 2014 ICS exams season

Athens takes the honours as prime location in 2014 ICS exams season
The s/s “Hellas Liberty” Greek capital overtakes London as more young shipping professionals seek to base their careers on recognised qualifications London, April 7, 2014. Athens has overtaken London as the most popular centre for students sitting the 2014 Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers...
April 7th, 2014 | Academia, Associations, Chartering, Fixtures, HR, Maritime Education and Training, Markets, News, Sales and Purchases, Scholarships, Shipping Centers | Read More

SIZED FOR YOU

SIZED FOR YOU
VesselsValue.com is launching a new responsive website design to be used on any mobile device. The site now automatically adjusts to the optimum size for your hand held device. You can pick up where you left off by saving pages, portfolios and searches which can be accessed anywhere, anytime at the click...
April 4th, 2014 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Markets, Sales and Purchases, Technology | Read More

SPI Marine Opens UK Office

SPI Marine Opens UK Office
Graeme Harnes SPI Marine is pleased to announce the opening of SPI Marine (UK) Limited and to welcome Mr. Graeme Harness to its global team with effect from 2 April, 2014. Opening the UK office marks an important milestone in the growth of SPI Marine, extending its presence into Europe, creating a unique...
April 4th, 2014 | Chartering, Company Profiles, Logistics, People and Places, Sales and Purchases | Read More

ITIC survey highlights high cost of English litigation for shipbrokers

A survey of London solicitors by ITIC has highlighted the high cost of litigation for shipbrokers and others seeking judgment in the English courts. ITIC gave a panel of London solicitors – all of whom had previously been instructed on cases involving ITIC members – a hypothetical claim scenario...
April 3rd, 2014 | Fixtures, Insurance and Reinsurance, Legal, Marine Insurance, Sales and Purchases | Read More

An exellent analysis of the market by vesselsvalue.com

This month’s Red Report* theme from  vesselsvalue is volatility, momentum and correlation in the dry bulk, tanker and container sectors. Viewers can log herebelow and have an interesting read! * Red Report march 2014
March 31st, 2014 | Chartering, Markets, Reports, Sales and Purchases | Read More

The Shipping Markets still in turmoil and the World is on fire….

The Shipping Markets still in turmoil and the World is on fire….
John Faraclas The shipping markets continue in turmoil and the BDI still down 1, 052 points – nearly 48 centum in  nearly two months… The Allaboutshipping.co.uk’s seventh overview of the Shipping Markets and the World’s various sitautions  for 2014 with John Faraclas The BDI closed...
February 21st, 2014 | Breaking News, Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Oil Industry, Piracy and Terrorism, Sales and Purchases, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets | Read More

Crystalia, an ice class panamax is Diana’s new acquisition

Crystalia, an ice class panamax is Diana’s new acquisition
DIANA SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES DELIVERY OF THE NEWLY BUILT ICE CLASS PANAMAX DRY BULK CARRIER M/V CRYSTALIA ATHENS, GREECE, February 20, 2014 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that, through...
February 20th, 2014 | News, Sales and Purchases, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

EXMAR LPG disposes of 2 older LPG vessels

EXMAR LPG disposes of 2 older LPG vessels
EXMAR LPG (the Joint Venture between EXMAR and Teekay LNG PARTNERS) is pleased to announce the sale of the Very Large Gas Carrier FLANDERS HARMONY (85, 826 m³ – 1993 built) and the Midsize  Gas Carrier TEMSE (35, 754 m³ – 1994 built). TEMSE is expected to be delivered to its new owners...
February 17th, 2014 | Company Profiles, LPG, Reports, Sales and Purchases | Read More

Diana Containerships sells the “APL Sardonyx”

Diana Containerships sells the “APL Sardonyx”
DIANA CONTAINERSHIPS INC. ANNOUNCES THE SALE OF A PANAMAX CONTAINER VESSEL, THE M/V APL SARDONYX  ATHENS, GREECE, February 7, 2014 – Diana Containerships Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of containerships, today announced that it has...
February 7th, 2014 | Container shipping, Markets, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions | Read More

Chris Jones to head Baltic Exchange’s Singapore office

Chris Jones to head Baltic Exchange’s Singapore office
The Baltic Exchange has appointed Chris Jones as its new Asia-Pacific director, to be based at its Singapore office. Chris Jones is an experienced shipbroker who joins the Baltic Exchange from ICAP Shipping Singapore where he was director of sale & purchase. He will replace Philip Williams who retires...
February 5th, 2014 | Chartering, Company Profiles, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, HR, Oil Industry, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets | Read More

Diving markets; will the BDI go under the 1, 000 mark? Will there be a correction?

Diving markets; will the BDI go under the 1, 000 mark? Will there be a correction?
The Baltic Exchange Today’s Baltic closing found the BDI down 9 point at 1, 084, the BCI at 1, 513 minus three, and BPI 1313 minus 13 – the figure..”depicting” Agatha Christie’s novel and best sellers “13 for luck” – you never ever know, the BSI at 961 down 14 point and the BHSI down...
February 4th, 2014 | Chartering, Comment, Fixtures, Markets, Sales and Purchases, Shipping Indices | Read More

Sale of the VLCC Luxembourg

Sale of the VLCC Luxembourg
ANTWERP, Belgium, 15 January 2014 – Euronav NV (NYSE Euronext Brussels: EURN) today announced that the company sold its oldest double-hulled VLCC Luxembourg (1999 – 299, 150 dwt), for USD 28 million. The vessel is wholly owned by Euronav. The capital gain on that sale of about USD 6 million will...
January 15th, 2014 | Markets, News, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Sales and Purchases, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

Diana’s new acquisitions, fixtures et al

Diana’s new acquisitions, fixtures et al
Diana Shipping Inc. Announces Signing and Drawdown of  a US$18 Million Term Loan Facility with Commonwealth Bank of Australia;  Announces Time Charter Contract for m/v Crystalia with Glencore ATHENS, GREECE, January 14, 2014 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping...
January 14th, 2014 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Markets, Ocean Shipping, Sales and Purchases, Shipfinance, Stock Markets | Read More

Market dips

Market dips
John Faraclas We did said it: 2014 will be the year of the upheavals… Again live from the studios of SBC TV in Athens earlier on this afternoon Friday the 3rd of January 2014 John Faraclas expressed his fears about the world shipping markets in its entirety. The year opened with the markets diving...
January 3rd, 2014 | Airline Industry, Chartering, Cruise Industry, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Maritime Tourism, News, Oil Industry, Ports & Terminals, Sales and Purchases, Ship Conversions, Ship Demolitions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipfinance, Shipping Indices, Shiprepair, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Taxation, Tourism, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Right to Sue for Unpaid Deposit

Right to Sue for Unpaid Deposit
Miranda Karali The use of deposits is an ordinary incident of  commercial life and shipping is no exception.  Every buyer knows that, once he has entered into a  contract which provides for a deposit and does not perform it, he will be liable to pay that deposit (or lose it if already paid). The buyers...
December 20th, 2013 | BIMCO, Legal, Sales and Purchases | Read More

FONASBA Publishes Lima Declaration

FONASBA Publishes Lima Declaration
FONASBA officially launched its “Lima Declaration” at the 2013 Annual Meeting held in Lima, Peru. This document is an appeal to governments, regulators and the maritime industry to recognise the value of education, professional standards and quality service in the fields of ship agency and shipbroking...
December 18th, 2013 | Associations, Regulatory, Sales and Purchases, Ship Agencies, Ship Demolitions | Read More

Diana Containerships Inc., announces the sale panamax container vessel m/v “Spinel”

Diana Containerships Inc., announces the sale panamax container vessel m/v “Spinel”
 ATHENS, GREECE, December 16, 2013 – Diana Containerships Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of containerships, today announced that on December 12, 2013 it signed, through a separate wholly-owned subsidiary, a Memorandum of Agreement to sell to an unaffiliated...
December 16th, 2013 | Chartering, Markets, News, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions | Read More

Euronav – Sale of the VLCC “Ardenne Venture”

Euronav – Sale of the VLCC “Ardenne Venture”
The VLCC “Ardenne Venture” ANTWERP, Belgium, 14 November 2013 – Euronav NV (NYSE Euronext Brussels: EURN) today announced that the company sold the double-hulled VLCC Ardenne Venture (2004 – 318, 658 dwt), for USD 41.7 million. The vessel is owned by a 50/50 joint venture company with...
November 14th, 2013 | Sales and Purchases, Stock Markets | Read More

Shipping in dire straits

Shipping in dire straits
John N. Faraclas John Faraclas’ live interview last Friday the 1st of November to Lilian Margaritis of SBC TV brings the entire shipping industry to an ante portas situation: shipping in dire straits With the BDI  down to 1, 525 points – down 146 points since  Friday (25/10), and even down to 1,...
November 4th, 2013 | Comment, Markets, News, Sales and Purchases, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair | Read More

Ardmore Shipping Announces Acquisition of MR Product Tanker

Ardmore Shipping Announces Acquisition of MR Product Tanker
Paul-Tivnan-CFO, Anthony Gurnee, CEO and Mark Cameron COO Ardmore Shipping CORK, Ireland – Ardmore Shipping Corporation (NYSE: ASC) (“Ardmore” or the “Company”) today announced the acquisition of a 45, 726 Dwt MR product tanker built in October 2006 at Minami Nippon Shipbuilding...
October 28th, 2013 | News, Sales and Purchases, Stock Markets | Read More

Watch out for the shipping markets as they drop again

Watch out for the shipping markets as they drop again
John N. Faraclas With the BDI down to 1901 points last Friday 18 October 2013 it’s more than evident that we are heading for yet another collapse. Shipping is in a big mess and only few will go through! Tramp Shipping will become “shipping for the few” and Liner shipping entering a new phase and...
October 19th, 2013 | Arctic Shipping, Chartering, Comment, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Liner Shipping and Trade, Markets, Mergers and Acquisitions, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Ship Finance, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

DIANA Shipping Inc., announces delivery of the Kamsarmax dry bulk carrier m/v Myrsyni

DIANA Shipping Inc., announces delivery of the Kamsarmax dry bulk carrier m/v Myrsyni
ATHENS, GREECE, October 10, 2013 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership and operation of dry bulk vessels, today announced that, through a separate wholly-owned subsidiary, it took delivery of the m/v “Myrsini” (formerly...
October 10th, 2013 | Dry Bulkcarriers, News, Sales and Purchases | Read More