GSCC: Number of Greek-owned freighters fell by seven vessels from a year ago

Greek-owned freighters totaled 4,085 on March 1, 2017, with a total capacity of 328,763,767 DWT (deadweight tonnage), presenting a small drop of seven vessels from 4,092 freighters with a capacity of 320,597,574 DWT in February 2016, a report by the Greek Shipping Cooperation Committee in London showed on Wednesday.

The report however showed an increase by 8,16,193 in DWT. The data includes 196 vessels of various categories which are still on order from shipyards.