ShippingWatch

The Greek orderbook exceeds USD 27 billion

Greek shipowners have ordered ships for no less than USD 27 billion according to Greek shipping media Naftiliaki. The shipowners are especially fond of the tanker and bulk markets.

The Greek shipowners have been exceedingly eager to throw cash on the table this year to order new tonnage. According to Greek shipping media Naftiliaki, the country's shipowners have ordered new ships for no less than USD 27 billion, reports Seatrade Global.

And the appetite for more ships looks set to continue, as 537 ships had been ordered by October 10th this year, and approximately two weeks later, on November 1st, another 14 ships had been ordered - for a total of 50 million dwt.

Read the whole article

Get 14 days free access.

No credit card is needed, and you will not be automatically signed up for a paid subscription after the free trial.

  • Access all locked articles
  • Receive our daily newsletters
  • Access our app
An error has occured. Please try again later.

Get full access for you and your coworkers.

Start a free company trial today

More from ShippingWatch

Several factors explain the plummeting dry bulk rates

Dry bulk rates have taken an unusual dive at the beginning of 2022. Most recently, the Baltic Dry Index dipped by 4 percent Friday. Several factors have triggered a ”panic in the market,” an analyst explains to ShippingWatch.

Further reading

Related articles

Latest news

See all jobs