Yasa Shipping sold supramax

Istanbul based shipowner and operator Yasa Shipping sold second supramax bulk carrier. Shipping tycoon Yalcin Sabanci led Yasa Shipping sold 2006 built supramax bulk carrier 56K DWT MV Yasa Ozcan to Indonesian shipowner Gurita Lintas Samudera for about $10.6 million. In September 2019, Yasa Shipping sold sistership 2005 built supramax bulk carrier 56K DWT MV Yasa Gulten to Bangladesh based shipowner and operator Alunited Maritime for about $10.6m million. MV Yasa Gulten was renamed as MV Akij Moon. In August 2019, Yasa Shipping sold 2005 built panamax bulk carrier 82K MV Yasa Neslihan to Athens based Pittas family for about $11.3 million. Yasa Shipping is now left with a fleet of 21 supramax, ultramax and panamax bulk carriers.
In October 2019, Jakarta based Gurita Lintas Samudera (GLS) acquired 2002 built panama bulk carrier 74k DWT MV Maria Nashwah (ex MV Oregon) from Greek shipowner Cardiff Marine. Indonesian shipowner Gurita Lintas Samudera (GLS) has a fleet of 15 bulk carriers which are mostly used to carry Indonesian coal and mineral cargoes.