Acemex Invests in Fleet Expansion

16 September 2009 (Last Updated September 16th, 2009 18:30)

Cuban shipowner Acemex is investing $280m in its fleet. The company said it is ordering ten handysize bulk carriers to be built at China's Shanghai Shipyard. The 35,000dwt vessels will cost the company $28m each, and are expected to be delivered between 2011 and 2013.

Cuban shipowner Acemex is investing $280m in its fleet.

The company said it is ordering ten handysize bulk carriers to be built at China's Shanghai Shipyard.

The 35,000dwt vessels will cost the company $28m each, and are expected to be delivered between 2011 and 2013.

The ships are expected to be used for global trading.