Thalkat Shipping SA selling 1996 Japanese built 27K DWT M/V Karystos for further trading. Greek shipowner and operator Thalkat Shipping SA bought M/V Karystos from Danish shipowner and ship operator J Lauritzen in 2009 for $12 million.
In April 2016, Thalkat Shipping SA sold the 1994 Japanese built 26K DWT M/V Maraki for $2 million 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 $3.5 million. After the sale of M/V Karystos, Greek Thalkat Shipping SA’s fleet will be left only one (1) 2002 built handymax bulk carrier 46K DWT M/V Sideraki.