The Great Eastern Shipping Company (GE Shipping) has delivered its 1990 built Very Large Gas Carrier ‘Jag Vidhi’ weighing 49,701 dwt to the buyers on January 21, 2015. The company had contracted to sell the ship in July 2014.
With the delivery of this vessel, the company’s current fleet stands at 30 vessels, comprising 21 tankers (8 crude carriers, 11 product tankers, 2 LPG carrier) and 8 dry bulk carriers (1 Capesize, 3 Kamsarmax, 4 Supramax) with an average age of 10.6 years aggregating 2.45 million dwt. The current order book comprises 5 bulk carriers and 1 product tanker.
Great Eastern Shipping Company is India’s largest private sector shipping company. The company’s major businesses include shipping and offshore.