Diana Shipping on Wednesday announced that it has signed a Memorandum of Agreement with an unaffiliated third party, to sell 2001-built dry-bulk Panamax vessel ‘Triton’.
The delivery to the buyer is expected to be completed by January 7, 2019, for a sale price of USD 7.35 million, before commissions.
Upon completion of the sale in question, Diana Shipping’s fleet will consist of 49 dry bulk vessels (4 Newcastlemax, 14 Capesize, 5 Post-Panamax, 5 Kamsarmax and 21 Panamax).
As of today, the combined carrying capacity of the company’s fleet, including the m/v Triton, is approximately 5.8 million dwt with a weighted average age of 9.21 years.
Sea News, November 8