Privately-owned American dry bulk shipping company Foremost Group has taken delivery of a new 85,004 metric tons deadweight post-Panamax bulk carrier, the M/V Ting May
The eco-friendly post-Panamax ship will be immediately put in service for agri business giant Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), the ship’s charterer, which will deploy the ship to transport its dry-bulk cargoes to ports around the world according to its requirements.
The ship is the latest to delivered to Foremost Group by Japan’s Oshima Shipyard. It is financed by First Commercial Bank of Taiwan, whose preisdent, Grace Jeng, christened the ship.
Foremost Group Chair and Chief Executive Officer Angela Chao commented, “This newest vessel is a great addition to our fleet of eco-friendly ships that transport major dry-bulk commodities around the world. We are proud of our reputation as a leading provider of vessels for the world’s most prominent dry-bulk charterers, and this new ship will help feed the world.”