Maran Dry Management

Athens-based shipowner and operator Maran Dry Management (MDM) has decided to sell the company’s mini-capesize bulk carriers. Chinese shipowners are expressed to be spending around $200 million for seven (7) Maran Dry Management (MDM)-owned sisterships built at Shanghai Shipyard. Maria Angelicoussis-led shipowner and operator Maran Dry Management (MDM) is trying to sell:

2012 built mini-capesize bulk carrier 114K DWT MV Maran Aspiration
2011 built mini-capesize bulk carrier 114K DWT MV Maran Dawn
2011 built mini-capesize bulk carrier 114K DWT MV Maran Sky
2011 built mini-capesize bulk carrier 114K DWT MV Maran Sun
2014 built mini-capesize bulk carrier 114K DWT MV Maran Progress
2014 built mini-capesize bulk carrier 114K DWT Maran Wisdom
2013 built mini-capesize bulk carrier 114K DWT Maran Ocean

Athens-based shipowner and operator Maran Dry Management (MDM) has been circulating these mini-capesize bulk carriers as sale candidates for several weeks. All of these mini-capesize bulk carriers are presently operated by SwissMarine. In the dry bulk shipping market, mini-capesize bulk carriers are also named baby-capes. A sale of Maran Dry Management’s (MDM) conventionally bunkered mini-capesize bulk carriers may symbolize a part of the company’s fleet modernization and decarbonization strategy. Currently, slashing emissions is presumably Maran Dry Management’s (MDM) top priority. Angelicoussis-family-led Maran Group owns a mixed fleet of around 100 vessels. 5-April-2022

 

Athens-based shipowner and operator Maran Dry Management (MDM) reported that the company was able to evacuate 35 crew members stuck on 2016 built capesize bulk carrier 179K DWT MV Maran Excellence and 2012 built capesize bulk carrier 179K DWT MV Maran Astronomer in Ukraine. MV Maran Excellence and MV Maran Astronomer are among more than 40 ships, trapped in war-torn Ukraine. Greece Shipping Ministry declared on Monday that they assisted evacuate several crew members from Greek bulk carriers. Maria Angelicoussis-led shipowner and operator Maran Dry Management (MDM) expressed the company’s appreciation to Greece Shipping Ministry for collaborating in the evacuation of the 35 crew members from MV Maran Excellence and MV Maran Astronomer. Dozens of other crew members remain trapped in Ukraine. Evacuation also does little to assist shipowners to manage skyrocketing war risk premiums in Ukraine. At least five vessels have so far been shot in Ukraine. One crew member was killed in the raids in Ukraine. 8-March-2022

 

Athens-based shipowner and operator Maran Dry Management (MDM) sold 1989 built VLOC (Very Large Ore Carrier) 246K DWT MV Zhongte for demolition. Angelicoussis family-controlled shipowner and operator Maran Dry Management (MDM) will receive around $14 million. In 2022, Athens-based shipowner and operator Maran Dry Management (MDM) acquired MV Zhongte as a tanker and converted it to VLOC (Very Large Ore Carrier). In 2022, Maran Dry Management (MDM) around $29 million for MV Zhongte. Maran Dry Management (MDM) sold MV Zhongte for demolition with 600 metric tons of fuel. Athens-based shipowner and operator Maran Dry Management (MDM) preferred to sell MV Zhongte for demolition after the vessel have come off a long-term charter. Furthermore, in 2019, Maran Dry Management (MDM) sold 1999 built capesize bulk carrier 172K DWT MV Anangel Destiny and 1999 built capesize bulk carrier 171K DWT MV Anangel Dynasty. 5-July-2019