The new year could be challenging for owners of large containerships, while non-operating owners in the smaller sectors are optimistic of higher returns.
One London broker source told The Loadstar this week his big shipowners could be in for a “double-whammy” from the impact of the delivery of an armada of ultra-large container vessels (ULCVs), which could coincide with significant off-hiring due to liner consolidation.
He said: “There is definitely some nervousness in the larger sectors, …
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Source: The Loadstar