Enesel back at Daehan for suezmaxes

Making the most of cheap prices on offer Greek owner Enesel is back at Korean yard Daehan Shipbuilding for more tankers. Brokers report the Lemos family controlled owner has signed for two firm 158,000 dwt suezmaxes. The contract comes with two options and delivery dates are spread over 2020 and 2021. No price has been revealed.

In August this year, as part of its ongoing fleet rejuvenation program, Enesel ordered two aframaxes at the same yard. The company currently has another four VLCCs on order at Hyundai Heavy Industries.

Sam Chambers

Starting out with the Informa Group in 2000 in Hong Kong, Sam Chambers became editor of Maritime Asia magazine as well as East Asia Editor for the world’s oldest newspaper, Lloyd’s List. In 2005 he pursued a freelance career and wrote for a variety of titles including taking on the role of Asia Editor at Seatrade magazine and China correspondent for Supply Chain Asia. His work has also appeared in The Economist, The New York Times, The Sunday Times and The International Herald Tribune.
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