Switzerland-based shipping line Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) has taken over a 2001-built panamax containership from UK owner Tufton Oceanic.
VesselsValue data shows that MSC acquired the 3,430 teu Cristina Star for an undisclosed price. The South Korean-built vessel is valued at $5.05m by VesselsValue.
MSC has renamed the vessel MSC Sines R.
MSC also recently acquired the 2008-built 8,236 teu post panamax boxship YM Uberty from Yang Ming.