JOC Staff |

ELKENZE MARITIME LOGISTICS – is delighted to announce the introduction of M/V PERA a new fully owned and operated vessel to their fleet.  The vessel formerly known as MV HOLLUM – and well known to many shippers is a 2008 built 6,000 dwt box shaped tween deck vessel c/w 2 x 60ts cranes (120ts in combi).  The maiden voyage of M/V PERA will commence around the 10th September from Marmara and is bound for the Western Mediterranean. 

Besim Buzluk of Elkenz commented:

‘ELKENZ is very proud of this significant step in the company’s development.  M/V PERA is the 11th vessel in the ELKENZ fleet, and our mission is to continue build a reputation with clients as a great company to partner with, who offer a focussed personal service with an experienced and enthusiastic team of people working in partnership with shippers to provide a reliable value-based service.

Justin Archard of One World Shipbrokers – Elkenz excl. North Continent agent - adds:

This is a great step for ELKENZ.  It underlines their commitment and ambition in the European breakbulk MPP tramp market.  The introduction of this new vessel will offer clients an increased opportunity to work with a company they may not be familiar with yet, but with a fleet of 11 x MPP’s trading in European waters, ELKENZ is fast becoming a significant presence and offers clients a reliable and value based breakbulk shipping option.

About One World Shipbrokers

One World Shipbrokers is a Hamburg based independent full-service ship brokerage active globally in chartering and sale & purchase in the multipurpose and heavy lift markets.

One World Shipbrokers also manages and publishes the quarterly Market Sentiment Index (MSI) for the Breakbulk industry.

About Elkenz Maritime Logistics

Founded in 2000 in Istanbul, Elkenz is a family-owned shipping company that provides breakbulk shipping services utilising their fully owned fleet of 11 x multipurpose vessels and a container liner service from Turkey to Algeria.

Elkenz is also active in Turkish land transport, warehousing and agency.