Hellenic Statistical Authority: Greek merchant shipping fleet up in April

Greek merchant shipping fleet grew in numbers but fell in capacity in April, Hellenic Statistical Authority said in a report on Thursday.

The statistics service said that the Greek merchant shipping fleet totaled 1,873 ships, up 0.5 pct compared with the same month last year. Total capacity of the Greek fleet was 43,075,071 dwt in April, down 2.3 pct compared with April 2018.