Greek shipowner Alios Bulkers

Greek shipowner and operator Alios Bulkers moved into kamsarmax segment. Stavros Livanos controlled Alios Bulkers has acquired 2019 built kamsarmax bulk carrier 81K DWT MV Atlantic Samurai and 2018 built kamsarmax bulk carrier 82K DWT MV Aquila Ocean. Alios Bulkers, sister company of tanker owners Sun Enterprises, quietly moved into the kamsarmax bulker segment. MV Aquila Ocean is linked to Orix Corp in Japan. MV Atlantic Samurai is linked to Japanese shipowner Sugahara Kisen. Lately, Piraeus based Alios Bulkers has trimmed its fleet. In October 2018, Alios Bulkers sold 2004 built panama bulk carrier 73K DWT MV Ioannnis Zafirakis to Greek shipowner Eastern Mediterranean Maritime (Eastmed) for $10.3 million. In June 2018, Alios Bulkers sold 2002 built panama bulk carrier 74K DWT MV Atlantic Hawk to a Chinese shipowner for $9.5 million.