Greek shipowners filling up Elefsina lay up anchorage

Greek ship owners Theodore Veniamis and Petros Pappas have been added to the list of owners taking vessels out of circulation and laying up at Elefsina Anchorage area. Golden Union has already placed two 75,300 DWT vessels at Elefsina, M/V CIC Piraeus (built 2001) and M/V Elena Ve (built 2010), and it has filed notice it will lay up another three panamaxes. Pappas’ private company, Oceanbulk, has laid up its first vessel, the 53,800 DWT M/V Roadrunner (built 2008).