The very large ore carrier
(VLOC) Stellar Daisy owned and operated by South Korea's Polaris Shipping based in Busan was sailing from Brazil to China carrying iron ore when it sent a distress signal to the ship operator on Friday, Yonhap said.
"We are extremely proud to announce the completion of this project which saw the Olympic Luck converted from an Oil Bulk Ore carrier
to a Very Large Crude Carrier," he said.
In May 2011, a Great Lakes ore carrier
was renamed the Hon.
And so began a protracted legal case which came to a head last weekend, when a Chinese court ordered the seizure of an iron ore carrier
owned by the successor to the original Japanese company in compensation for the loss of the two Chinese vessels.
Buyers who paid up to around $100 million for a 180,000 dwt Capesize ore carrier
at the top of the market would need a daily charter rate of $44,000-$45,000 to break even, still well above current rates.
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The addition will also allow the buyer to boost its presence in the capesize and very large ore carrier
sector, as well as increase its revenues, DryShips added.
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Yesterday we were on a Chinese ore carrier
, filming the ore being put on the carrier."
In 1956, the 30,000-ton ore carrier
Leader was the largest of her type in the world.
For the transportation services, Nippon Yusen said it plans to use a 300,000-ton ore carrier
that will be completed in 2011 by Nantong Cosco KHI Ship Engineering Co.
When the ore carrier
dropped to the bottom of Lake Superior during a storm on the evening of Nov.