Diana Shipping fixes capesize to SwissMarine at higher rate

Diana Shipping fixes capesize to SwissMarine at higher rate

Greek dry bulk owner Diana Shipping has sealed a new charter contract with SwissMarine Services for 2014-built capesize vessel G. P. Zafirakis.

The charter commences on January 2, and is for a period of 17 to 20 months at rate of $17,000 per day. The vessel has been on charter to Germany’s RWE Supply & Trading at $15,000 per day.

Diana Shipping says the charter will generate around $8.67m based on the minimum time charter period.

Grant Rowles

Grant spent nine years at Informa Group based in London, Sydney, Hong Kong and Singapore. He gained strong management experience in publishing, conferences and awards schemes in the shipping and legal areas, working on a number of titles including Lloyd's List. In 2009 Grant joined Seatrade responsible for the commercial development of Seatrade’s Asia products. In 2012, with Sam Chambers, he co-founded Asia Shipping Media.

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