GE Shipping signed a contract to buy a 1992-built, very
carrier (VLCC). The 264,301 dwt vessel was built in the
Mitsubishi yard and is expected to join the GE fleet by
June, this year.
vessel will be the second VLCC in the company''s fleet.
Currently, the company has 68 vessels 37 ships
(29 tankers and 8 dry bulk
carriers) and 31 offshore vessels. Apart from this, the
company has contracted
Handymax dry bulk carriers while the new building order
book stands at 11 vessels comprising 6 ships and 5 Offshore