Hellenic Statistical Authority: Greek merchant shipping fleet up 0.1 pct in Dec

Greek merchant shipping fleet grew 0.1 pct in numbers in December totaling 1,832 ships, after an 1.3 pct decline recorded in December 2015, Hellenic Statistical Authority said on Monday.

The statistics service, in a report, said that the Greek merchant shipping fleet capacity totaled 44,326,024 dwt in December, up 0.1 pct from December 2015, after an 1.2 pct decline recorded in the 2015/2014 period.