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19

Oct 2021
Volga Shipping Company converts tankers to bulk carriers

The Russian ship business completed the conversion of three tankers into multi-purpose dry cargo vessels In Russia, Volga Shipping Company has successfully completed the conversion of three Volga-Flot ...

13

Oct 2021
Norden capitalises on high bulk carrier values

Denmark-based owner has recently sold 7 bulk carriers, including panamaxes and supramaxes Danish shipping company Norden has capitalised on high bulk carrier values, reports Splash 247. Bulk carrier ...

07

Oct 2021
Signal Ocean launches new dry bulk coverage

The digital app expanded its shipping data availability The Signal Ocean Platform has introduced a new dry bulk module to go alongside its tanker offering, reports Splash 247. The innovation has ...

05

Oct 2021
Safe Bulkers announces new time charter contract

The company will put its lasted acquisition, the 2012-built Japanese capesize bulker, into operation Safe Bulkers, NYSE-listed dry bulk owner, already found work for its latest acquisition, a 2012-built ...

23

Sep 2021
Safe Bulkers sells kamsarmax vessel

The delivery is expected for the fourth quarter of 2021 Safe Bulkers, U.S.-based dry bulk business, announced it has entered into an agreement for the sale of the kamsarmax MV Pedhoulas Fighter, a 2012 ...

16

Sep 2021
SFL Corporation sells sevel handysize dry bulk vessels

... seven handysize dry bulk vessels for around USD 100 million. With delivery forecast for the end of the year, the 32,000-34,000 deadweight-ton vessels have been operating for five years. SFL chief executive ...

08

Sep 2021
Kawasaki Heavy Industries delivers its new bulk carrier Belforce

It has a capacity of 61,000 deadweight tons According to PortNews, Kawasaki Heavy Industries has announced completion of its new 61,000 deadweight-ton bulk carrier Belforce. Delivered at the Dalian ...

08

Sep 2021
Lauritzen Bulkers sells handysize vessel to Pacific Basin

The ship sold was the nine-year-old 38,200-deadweight-ton Japanese built Nicoline Bulker According to Splash247, Danish handysize operator Lauritzen Bulkers has sold its nine-year-old 38,200-deadweight-ton ...

06

Sep 2021
Grindrod Shipping acquires remaining stake in the IVS bulk joint venture

... Namely, the group acquired the remaining equity stake in its IVS bulk joint venture, decided to grant the extension of IVS Pinehurst charter and repurchased authority granted by shareholders at the last ...

06

Sep 2021
Canada’s Fednav seals deal to acquire ten new bulkers

The lake-fitted bulkers are expected to start being delivered in mid-2023 According to Splash247, Canadian bulk carrier operator Fednav is reported to have signed a shipbuilding contract with Japan’s ...

31

Aug 2021
Ultrabulk announces new chief executive officer

Per von Appen was appointed to the position currently occupied by Per Lange According to Splash247, Danish dry bulk operator Ultrabulk, a subsidiary of Chilean Ultranav, announced that its chief executive ...

30

Aug 2021
Croatia’s Jadroplov places order for three Chinese bulkers

The vessels are 63,000-deadweight-ton bulk carriers According to Splash247, Croatian bulker operator Jadroplov has signed an agreement with an undisclosed Chinese shipbuilder for the purchase of three ...

27

Aug 2021
Sovcomflot exits the dry bulk segment

The company sold its last two panamax bulkers Russian shipping company Sovcomflot announced it has completed its exit from the dry bulk segment, reports Splash 247. The company sold its last two panamax ...

23

Aug 2021
Jinhui acquires another supramax bulker from Belships

The company purchased the 2008-built Belcargo According to Splash247, Chinese bulker operator Jinhui Shipping and Transportation has acquired another bulker carrier vessel from Norwegian owner Belships ...

23

Aug 2021
Pacific Basin acquires new Japanese handysize bulker

The acquisition is reported to be the 2014-built handysize Nereus Island According to Splash247, Hong Kong owner Pacific Basin is reported to have acquired a 2014-built handysize bulker Nereus Island. ...

17

Aug 2021
Castor Maritime announces acquisition of two dry bulk carrier vessels

The acquisitions are to be delivered by December 2021 According to Hellenic Shipping News, Castor Maritime, an international provider of shipping transportation services, acquired two dry bulk carrier ...

12

Aug 2021
Five companies place bids to build a dry bulk terminal at the Paradip port

TheINR 2.4 billion investment is aimed at expanding the port’s dry bulk handling capacity According to The Hindu Business Line, five Indian companies have filed initial bids to call dibs on the construction ...

09

Aug 2021
Eagle Bulk Shipping reports its 2021 second quarter results

The company has released its financial and operating results, reporting a growth in net revenues According to an official statement on the company’s website, US-based Eagle Bulk Shipping declared a net ...

09

Aug 2021
Eagle Bulk Shipping reports its 2021 second quarter results

The company has released its financial and operating results, reporting a growth in net revenues ...To read the full article on BulkWeek, click here.

05

Aug 2021
JP Morgan buys capesize bulker from Oldendorff Carriers

... bulker from German dry bulk giant Oldendorff Carriers. Hark Oldendorff was sold to the US investment firm for USD 45 million, according to brokers. The 209,325-deadweight-ton vessel is expected to be ...

03

Aug 2021
Safe Bulkers to acquire another secondhand capesize

The New York-listed dry bulk owner is reported to negotiate the purchase of a 2012, Japanese-built, 181,000-deadweight-ton capesize bulker According to Splash247, Safe Bulkers, a New York-listed dry ...

02

Aug 2021
Costamare acquires 21 vessels taking its fleet to 37 bulkers

Costamare’s move into the dry bulk sector is being financed with loans and a hunting license facility According to Splash247, New York-listed Costamare reportedly increased its fleet to 37 bulkers after ...

30

Jul 2021
Wisdom Marine to acquire four Japanese handysize bulkers

The 40,000-deadweight-ton vessels cost USD 115 million According to Splash247, Taiwanese bulk shipping operator Wisdom Marine is reported to be expanding its fleet. It has placed an order for four handysize ...

22

Jul 2021
Safe Bulkers acquires three new kamsarmaxes

The Japanese vessels should be delivered by the end of 2023 According to Splash247, New York-listed dry bulk owner Safe Bulkers furthers its fleet renewal plan, adding three more kamsarmax bulk carriers ...

21

Jul 2021
Orix Corporation orders two eco-friendly ultramax bulkers from Tsuneishi

... two eco-friendly 66,000-deadweight ultramax bulkers to be constructed at Tsuneishi Group Shipbuilding. Expected to comply with a 30 percent carbon dioxide reduction, the new vessels also feature wind ...

19

Jul 2021
Diana Shipping acquires new kamsarmax dry bulk vessel

The delivery is scheduled to late February 2022 Global shipping company Diana Shipping purchased a 2011-built 82,165-deadweight-ton Kamsarmax dry bulk vessel, reports Splash247. The transaction totaled ...

12

Jul 2021
Belships sells its oldest bulker to Jinhui Shipping & Trading

The company entered into a memorandum of agreement for the sale of a supramax According to Splash247, Norwegian owner Belships has sold its oldest supramax bulk carrier named Belfri to Chinese bulker ...

09

Jul 2021
Safe Bulkers to acquire Kamsarmax new-build vessel

The vessel is designed to meet the latest requirements of Energy Efficiency Design Index related to greenhouse gas emissions Yahoo Finance details the recent announcement by the Greek owner Safe Bulkers, ...

02

Jul 2021
Viridis Bulk Carriers signs memorandum of undertaking five short sea bulk cargo owners

Ammonia-powered shipping startup Viridis Bulk Carriers has signed a memoran with cargo owners Elkem, Vestkorn, BioMar, Franzefoss Minerals and Saltimport Splash247 reports the signing of a partnership ...

30

Jun 2021
Goldwin sells its last bulker and exits dry bulk business

Goldwin has sold its last bulker, the eight-year-old, 64,000 deadweight tons Amber Champion According to Splash247, Goldwin, one of Hong Kong’s most speculative owners, has sold its Amber Champion, the ...

25

Jun 2021
Chinese and Greek owners go on dry bulk buying binge

... buying binge. According to data from Allied Shipbroking, Greek owners have bought 133 bulkers so far this year, whereas the Chinese have added three times as many ships to their fleet. In total, 175 ...

24

Jun 2021
Dry bulk shipping market to profit from summer trade

A rebound is expected in the summer, raising freight rates to highest levels since 2008 [PAID=] According to EWorldShip, the dry bulk shipping market is expected to rebound again in the summer, and ...

17

Jun 2021
Dry bulk ships' revenue rise 300 percent compared to a semester ago

The effects of Covid-19 have let container rates to spike after the rebound in demand According to Freight Waves, before the pandemic, ships hauling dry bulk ⁠made somewhere between USD 7,000 and USD ...

16

Jun 2021
Star Bulk posts its results for the first quarter of 2021

The Greece-based company reported a net profit of USD 35.8 million Greece-based Star Bulk has released its unaudited results for the first quarter of 2021 on its website. As for the financial highlights, ...

16

Jun 2021
Belships adds two new ultramax bulkers to its fleet

One of them was sold straight away in a leaseback deal and the other is set for delivery in September this year The bulk carrier operator Belships has added to its fleet two ultramax bulk carriers, ...

15

Jun 2021
Costamare acquires 16 vessels and joins dry bulk rush

The 10-year-old vessels range between 33,000 and 85,000 deadweight tons Greek boxship owner Costamare strengthened its position in the dry bulk market with the acquisition of 16 vessels, which lodge ...

14

Jun 2021
ACSL demonstrates drone inspection of the hold compartment of a bulk carrier

ACSL has used a drone to perform the inspection of the hold compartment of a Mitsui OSK Lines-operated bulk carrier Autonomous Control Systems Laboratory (ACSL) has demonstrated an inspection of the ...

09

Jun 2021
Nova Marine Carriers and Aug. Bolten launch new handysize bulker company

German companies have merged in order to expand their footprint in the bulk market In Germany, Lugano-based Nova Marine Carriers and Hamburg-based Aug. Bolten have partnered to launch a new bulker company, ...

07

Jun 2021
Oldendorff acquires 4 more bulk carriers

The German dry bulk carrier continued its fleet expansion with a new ship and 3 second-hand vessels [PAID=]Oldendorff Carriers, the owner of the German dry bulk carrier, has been continuously expanding ...

03

Jun 2021
Norden raises expectations for 2021 results on strong performance in the dry bulk sector

... that they have been able to benefit from a strong dry bulk market that especially favours the smaller vessel types, which the company operates. Founded in 1871, Norden is headquartered in Hellerup, Denmark. ...

02

Jun 2021
Yumin Shipping orders two additional bulk carriers from Oshima Shipbuilding

Taiwan-based company currently operates a fleet of 47 vessels with 12 to come [PAID=]Following additional orders for two 210,000-ton bulk carriers from North Shipping Heavy Industries, EWorldShip reports ...

02

Jun 2021
Algoma reveals new dry bulk carrier design

Canadian shipping company has exercised an option at China’s Yangzijiang Shipyard to build a dry bulk vessel with a new design Canada-based operator Algoma Central Corporation has exercised an option ...

01

Jun 2021
Innovative hybrid bulk carrier to startup operations

Norway-based shipping companies Bio Feeder and BioMar partnered to transport fish feed in one of the world's first hybrid bulk ship [PAID=]In Norway, the shipping company which transports fish feed ...

28

May 2021
Tufton to install Anemoi's wind propulsion system on kamsarmax bulke

The new technology will help to save carbon emissions with the use of wind force UK-based Tufton Investment Management is aiming for fuel and emission savings on its 82,000 dwt kamsarmax bulk carrier ...

26

May 2021
First US-flagged Great Lakes bulk carrier being built in 35 years

... U.S.-flagged Great Lakes bulk carrier in 35 years, according to AJOT. Named after the company president, the Mark W. Barker vessel is scheduled to enter commercial service during the 2022 navigation season. ...

26

May 2021
First US-flagged Great Lakes bulk carrier being built in 35 years

... U.S.-flagged Great Lakes bulk carrier in 35 years, according to AJOT. Named after the company president, the Mark W. Barker vessel is scheduled to enter commercial service during the 2022 navigation season. ...

25

May 2021
EuroDry acquires a Japan-built panamax bulker

The new acquisition was priced at USD 12 million Nasdaq-listed EuroDry signed an agreement to acquire the M/V Blessed Luck, a dry bulk vessel built in Japan, for USD 12.12 million, reports Seeking ...

24

May 2021
Chinese commodity imports boost bulk shipping demand in April

China’s huge demand for commodities led the dry bulk shipping market to record highs in April [PAID=]China's surge in imports of commodities such as metals and grain boosted the bulk shipping industry, ...

13

May 2021
Safe Bulkers acquires two newbuild bulkers and sell other two

U.S.-based company aims to renew it fleet NYSE-listed Safe Bulkers has acquired two newbuild Japanese-built, writes Splash247. The post-panamaxes are set for delivery in the first and the second quarter ...

05

May 2021
Castor Maritime acquires another Kamsarmax bulker

It was the seventh Kamsarmax acquisition of the company in the year Greek owner Castor Maritime acquired a 2013 Japanese-built Kamsarmax bulker, reports Splash247. It was the seventh Kamsarmax acquisition ...

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