OceanFreight to Buy Capesize Vessel

29 June 2009 (Last Updated June 29th, 2009 18:30)

Seaborne transportation services provider OceanFreight has agreed to buy a modern Capesize bulk carrier for $56m. The 2004-built Capesize vessel has the carrying capacity of 173,088dwt. The company has secured a three-year time charter contract for the vessel at a gross da

Seaborne transportation services provider OceanFreight has agreed to buy a modern Capesize bulk carrier for $56m.

The 2004-built Capesize vessel has the carrying capacity of 173,088dwt.

The company has secured a three-year time charter contract for the vessel at a gross daily rate of $27,500.

The vessel will be delivered before 30 August 2009.