Weekly Vessel Valuations Report, November 28 2017
Tankers: Values remain stable this week for tankers. Few sales have been seen, with sales exclusively in the VLCC and Suezmax sectors.
An en bloc deal bought by Ridgebury Tankers including VLCCs’; DHT Utik (299,500 DWT, May 2001, Daewoo), DHT Utah (299,500 DWT, Jan 2001, Daewoo), DHT Eagle (309,100 DWT, Jan 2002, Samsung) Sold en bloc for USD 66.5 mil, VV value USD 59.46 mil.
VLCC Artois (298,300 DWT, Jul 2001, Hitatchi) sold for USD 22.0 mil, VV value USD 19.41.
Suezmax Teide Spirit (159,400 DWT, Oct 2004, Daewoo) sold for USD 18.8 mil, VV value USD 19.05 mil.
Bulkers: It has been a quiet week for Bulker sales with values remaining stable.
An en bloc deal bought by Ridgebury Tankers to include Capesize vessels; Alexandria VII (178,000 DWT, Feb 2010, Jiangnan Shanghai Changxing), Rhodes VI (178,000 DWT, Jun 2009, Shanghai Waigaoqiao Shipbuilding) Sold en bloc for USD 48.0 mil, VV value USD 49.88 mil.
Panama Golden Heiwa (76,600 DWT, Mar 2007, Imabari) sold for USD 13.25 mil, VV value USD 13.41 mil.
Handymax Jupiter II (27,000 DWT, Jun 2009, Zhejiang Shipbuilding Co) sold for USD 6.25 mil, VV value USD 6.24 mil.
Containers: Post Panamax values softened slightly this week, with Panamax values firming following an en bloc transaction. Handy and feedermax values remain stable.
Panamax containers; Apl Oakland (4,730 TEU, Apr 2008), APL Denver (4,730 TEU, Jun 2008), APL Los Angeles (4,730 TEU, May 2008) and APL Atlanta (4,730 TEU, Jul 2008) all built at New Century, sold en bloc for USD 96.8 mil, including a TC of USD 27,500 pd to CNC line until 2020.
Scrap: Scrap rates have firmed this week significantly.