French shipping giant CMA CGM has chartered
five newbuildings currently on order owned by two Greek players in deals worth
a total of USD 350 million over 5 years.
Capital Ship Management led by Evangelos
Marinakis and Oceanbulk of Petros Pappas have agreed time charters with CMA CGM
for three and two vessels respectively.
For Capital Management’s vessels the charters
will commence in 2015 for USD 39.600 per day. The ships involved in the deal
are Akadimos, Adonia and Anaxagoras made by Daewoo Mangalia, Romania.
Oceanbulk agreed deals for two of the eight
containerships it is building at Huyndai Heavy Industries due to be delivered
March and April 2015 for a reported USD 40.000.