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Jinhui acquires supramax from Taiwan Navigation

Chinese bulk carrier operator Jinhui Shipping and Transportation has announced the acquisition of 2004-built 52,686 dwt supramax bulker Tai Hawk from Tai Shing Maritime, an affiliate company of Taiwan Navigation.

The Japanese-built vessel was sold for a price of $10.8m, higher than VesselsValue’s estimate of $9.85m

The vessel is expected for delivery between June 10 and August 15 this year.

Jinhui currently owns 19 bulkers with two purchases to be delivered.

End-April the company acquired another supramax, the 2006-built Makiki from Greek owner Unisea Shipping.

Adis Ajdin

Adis is an experienced news reporter with a background in finance, media and education. He has written across the spectrum of offshore energy and ocean industries for many years and is a member of International Federation of Journalists. Previously he had written for Navingo media group titles including Offshore Energy, Subsea World News and Marine Energy.
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