25052019Headline:

Greek merchant shipping fleet up in numbers in Febuary

Greek merchant shipping fleet grew 0.8 pct in February, totaling 1,868 ships compared with the same month last year, after a 0.6 pct increase recorded in the 2018/2017 period, Hellenic Statistical Authority said.

The statistics service, in a monthly report, said total capacity of the Greek fleet was 43,225,915 dwt in February, down 1.7 pct compared with the same month in 2018.