Pacbulk Shipping


Simeon Palios led shipowner and operator Diana Shipping has chartered out 2015 built capesize bulk carrier 179K DWT MV Santa Barbara to Singapore based ship operator Pacbulk Shipping for $17,250 per day for a year. New York-listed Diana Shipping estimates to earn around $6 million from Pacbulk Shipping deal. In the first week of December 2019, the average daily rate for a 180K DWT capesize bulk carrier one-year charter rate is around $16,000 per day.

Recently, Diana Shipping chartered out 2010 built kamsarmax bulk carrier 82K DWT MV Myrsini to Hong Kong-based Ausca Shipping for around a year at $11,500 per day. Diana Shipping also chartered out 2006 built panamax bulk carrier 76K DWT MV Artemis to Koch Shipping for around ayear at $10,150 per day. Currently, Diana Shipping has a fleet of 42 ships.