MPC Container Ships to acquire 1,740teu boxship
MPC Container Ships ASA (the "Company") has entered into an agreement to acquire a 1,740 TEU geared container vessel built in 2012 at Guangzhou Wenchong Shipyard, China (tbn "AS SELINA"). The purchase price for the vessel is USD 13.86m, the Company said in its news release.
Physical takeover of the vessel is anticipated to take place in the third quarter of 2018, lifting the fleet of the Company to 69 vessels.
About the Company
MPC Container Ships' main activity is to own and operate a portfolio of container ships with a focus on the feeder segment between 1,000 and 3,000 TEU. The Company was formed in April 2017. It is registered and has its business office in Oslo, Norway. MPC Container Ships ASA is listed on Oslo Stock Exchange with ticker code “MPCC”.