Greek Thalkat Shipping SA selling last handy bulk carrier M/V Karystos

Thalkat Shipping SA selling 1996 Mitsubishi-built  27K DWT M/V Karystos for further trading. Greek shipowner Thalkat Shipping SA bought M/V Karystos from Danish shipowner and ship operator J Lauritzen in 2009 for $12m. In April 2016, Thalkat Shipping SA  sold the 1994 Japanese built 26K DWT M/V Maraki for $2m for further trading to Istanbul-based Turkish Aknur Shipping and Trading Ltd. In April 2015, Turkish Aknur Shipping and Trading Ltd also bought handy bulk carrier 28K DWT M/V Navision Alliance from Danish Navision Group for $3.5m. After the sale of M/V Karystos, Greek Thalkat Shipping SA’s fleet will be left only one 2002 built handymax bulk carrier 46K DWT M/V Sideraki.