China Steel Express, the shipping unit of Taiwan’s China Steel Corporation, has sold 76,600dwt panamax bulker CSE Harmony Express to an unknown buyer.
According to broking sources, the 2002-built vessel was sold for $9m.
China Steel Express is currently undergoing a fleet optimization plan. In June, the company approved a plan to order four 208,000 dwt capesize bulkers at Taiwan’s CSBC and Japan Marine United.
Following the disposal, China Steel Express’s fleet stands at 22 bulkers.