TTA aims to double fleet size

US$320m outlay to ready for rebound

Thoresen Thai Agencies (ITA), the country's largest dry-bulk shipper, is likely to witness a slight decline in revenue and net profit in the second half of this year compared to the same period last year in line with a sluggish global economy. ...More

17 July 2012

Bangkok Post

Nuntawan Polkuamdee,
Nareerat Wiriyapong

Claxton weighs 7 orders

THORESEN Shipping Singapore’s managing director Ian Claxton told Fairplay today the company is considering orders for up to seven Supramax newbuildings.

The Supramax specialist is a unit of Thai conglomerate Thoresen Thai Agencies. It shifted its drybulk carrier operations to Singapore last year to ride on the city-state’s shipping tax breaks. ...More

16 July 2012

Fair Play Magazine


Thoresen Shipping buys Supramax to back expansion

Thoresen said in February that it would buy up to eight secondhand handymax and supramax ships by 2014.

THORESEN Shipping, the Singapore-based dry bulk unit of Thoresen Thai Agencies, has purchased a 6.5-year-old supramax for $19.2m, supporting the fleet expansion plan it announced earlier this year. ...More

3 July 2012

Lloyd's List

Jing Yang

Thoresen acquires new USD19.2million bulker

Thoresen Shipping Singapore, which owns and operates dry bulk vessels, has bought M.V. Thor lnsuvi for US$19.2 million. The 52,489 deadweight ton Supramax class vessel was built by Tsuneishi Heavy Industries in Balamban, Philippines in 2005. The vessel is the latest addition to Thoresen Shipping's dry bulk fleet. ...More

3 July 2012

Dry Cargo News


Thoresen boosts fleet

THORESEN Shipping Singapore said today it has bought a secondhand Supramax bulker as part of a push to increase its fleet.

The 2005-bullt Thor Insuvl was acquired from Ambitious Unes SA Panama for $19.2M, with financing from DVB Singapore. The fieet's average size stands today at 47,209dwt, with an average age of just over 12 years. ...More

3 July 2012

Fair Play Magazine


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