Goldenport Holdings Sells Capesize Bulker

Goldenport Holdings Inc., (LSE: GPRT) the international shipping company that owns and operates a fleet of container and dry bulk vessels announced today that it has concluded the sale of the 1990-built 152,065 dwt bulk carrier 'Vasos', to an unaffiliated third party "Autumn Harvest Maritime Co." of Monrovia, Liberia, for a cash consideration of US$ 7.3 million. The vessel was … [Read more...]

Goldenport Holdings “Disposes” of Containership, Ultimate Destination Likely Scrapyard

Goldenport Holdings (LSE: GPRT) announced the sale of a second ship in as many months today, one that is likely heading to the scrapyard in the very near future. The 1993-built container vessel 'Bosporus' was sold to an unaffiliated third party "Liberty Resources Inc." of Nassau, Bahamas, for a cash consideration of US$ 7.5 million. The vessel was delivered to the new owners … [Read more...]

Tilos, a 21-Year Old Bulker, Sits Nervously in Alang After Being Sold Today

The Tilos' days are numbered following Goldenport Holdings Inc. (LSE: GPRT) announcement today that she has been sold and delivered to a third party buyer, Gunehr Shipping Ltd.  Tilos was built in 1991 and is a 52k DWT, Maltese-flagged, geared bulk carrier She was sold for a cash consideration of USD $5.9 million and is currently located in Alang, India, the site of one of … [Read more...]

Goldenport Acquires 2,100 TEU Containership, Conti Seattle

International cargo shipper Goldenport Holdings Inc. (LSE: GPRT) announced today that it has agreed to acquire the sub-Panamax, 2,100 TEU container vessel Conti Seattle, for a purchase price of US$ 5.2 million. John Dragnis, Chief Executive Officer of Goldenport, commented: "Continuing our fleet renewal strategy, we are pleased to add a second-hand container vessel to our … [Read more...]

Goldenport Sells off 22-Year Old Bulker, Realizes Significant Profit

Greek shipowner Goldenport Holdings Inc, (LSE: GPRT) announced today that it has concluded the sale of the Lindos, a 1990-built bulk carrier, to the unaffiliated third party Rossmere International Limited of Tortola, British Virgin Islands, for a cash consideration of USD $5.4 million. The vessel was delivered to the new owners on 5 July 2012. Goldenport expects to realize a … [Read more...]