Sun Enterprises Orders Tanker Pair at Daehan

tankerIllustration. Source: Pixabay under CC0 license

Greece-based shipping company Sun Enterprises has placed an order for two Aframax tankers at South Korean Daehan Shipbuilding Co. Ltd. (DHSC).

The company will pay over USD 50 million per unit, according to data provided by Asiasis.

The contract reportedly includes two identical options as well.

As informed, the 115,000 dwt newbuilds are scheduled for delivery before the fourth quarter of 2021.

World Maritime News contacted Sun Enterprises for more details on the matter, however, the company is yet to reply.

Sun Enterprises also has two MR2 tankers and one very large crude carrier (VLCC) under construction at Asian shipyards. The two 50,168 dwt vessels are being built at Korean Hyundai Mipo Dockyard, while the 301,000 dwt VLCC is being constructed at Japan Marine United yard. All three tankers are expected to be delivered in 2020.

The company currently operates a fleet of fifteen tankers comprising VLCC, Suezmax, Post-Panamax and MR ships.

World Maritime News Staff

Share this article

Follow World Maritime News

In Depth>

Events>

<< Aug 2019 >>
MTWTFSS
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28 29 30 31 1

World Gas Series: Morocco Summit

Bringing together key players in the gas value chain in Morocco, the World Gas Series:

read more >

GreenTech in Shipping USA Forum 2019

GreenTech in Shipping USA Forum is an event for Maritime leaders who want to unlock successful business formula of the industry!

read more >

Shipping Transformation Asia

Shipping Transformation Asia will provide a platform for future-focused discussion in the shipping,…

read more >

Global Sustainable Shipping Forum 2019

The event will provide valuable insights from conference sessions, great networking opportunities and will offer…

read more >