Diana Shipping sells 2001-built Panamax dry bulk vessel
Diana Shipping has signed an agreement for the sale to an undisclosed buyer of the 2001-built Panamax dry bulk vessel 'Oceanis.' The company has separately obtained a charter for its Capesize bulk carrier 'New York' .
The company said Friday that by April 16, 2021, at the latest, the Oceanis vessel will be sold to the buyer for a sale price of US$5.75 million before commissions.
Separately, for one of its Capesize dry bulk vessels, m/v New York, Diana Shipping has entered into a time charter contract with EGPN Bulk Carrier Co., Hong Kong.
The gross charter rate is US$14,000 per day, minus a fee of 5% charged to third parties, up to June 30, 2022, for a period up to at least April 16, 2022. It is planned that the Charter will start on December 27, 2020.
A 177,773 dwt Capesize dry bulk vessel built in 2010 is the "New York".
For the minimum scheduled duration of the time charter, this employment is projected to produce approximately US$6.57 million of gross revenue, the shipowner said.
Maritime Business World