SHIP FIXTURE BREAKDOWN

SHIP FIXTURE BREAKDOWN

GLOSSARY

AR: American Tanker Rate Schedule Revised

RS: American Tanker Rate Schedule

Bends: Both ends

FIO: Free in and out

FIOS: Free in and out stowed

FIOT: Free in and out trimmed

Shex: Sunday-holidays excluded

Shinc: Sunday-holidays included

WS: Worldscale

GRAINS

CHINESE TONNAGE, 50,000 tons 5%, heavy grains, soyas and sorghums, Constanza to South Korea, Mar. 2-4, $15.00, fio, 4,000 ton load, 6,500 tons discharge, Glencore.

TO BE NAMED, 35,000 tons 5%, heavy grains, soyas and sorghums, Constanza to South Korea, prompt, $17.50, fio, 3,000 ton load, 6,500 tons discharge, Glencore.

TO BE NAMED, 28,500 tons wheat, La Pallice to Agadir, early March, $7.50, fio, 5,000 ton load, 5,000 tons discharge, Soufflet.

TO BE NAMED, 20,000 tons wheat plus 5,000 tons barley La Pallice to Casablanca, early March, $7.50, fio, 5,000 ton load, 3,000 ton discharge, Soufflet.

ATTICOS, PAN flag, built 1976, 25,000 tons 5%, wheat, up river Plate to Libya, Mar. 2-6, $21.50, fio, 5,000 ton load, 2,000 tons discharge, Italgrani.

COAL

HANJIN TO BE NAMED, 128,000 tons 10%, coal, Gladstone to South Korea, Apr. 10-20, $4.65, fio, 40,000 tons Shinc load, 20,000 tons Shinc discharge, Kepco.

HYUNDAI MERCHANT MARINE TO BE NAMED, 130,000 tons 10%, coal, Roberts Bank to South Korea, Apr. 20-30, $5.35, fio, 30,000 tons Shinc load, 20,000 tons Shinc discharge, Kepco.

ARMIA KRAJOWA, POL flag, built 1991, 60,000 tons 105, coal, Hampton Roads to Trieste, Mar. 3-7, $6.45, fio, 2 days Shinc load, 3 days Shinc discharge, Duferco.

TIMECHARTERS

GREAT BRIGHT, PAN flag, built 1997, 73,000 metric dwt, delivery U.S. Gulf, Mar. 10-20, trip, redelivery Far East, $9,750 daily, plus $185,000 ballast bonus, Andre, rptd.

PISCES EXPLORER, IOM flag, built 1985, 38,584 dwt, delivery Japan, Feb. 28, 3-5 months', redelivery Far East, $7,000 daily, Hyundai Merchant Marine.

ATHENA, GRC flag, built 1987, 42,552 dwt, delivery Manila, end Feb./early March, 3-5 months, redelivery Far East, $7,500 daily, Broken Hill Pty.

PESCES EXPLORER, IOM flag, built 1985, 38,584 dwt, delivery Japan, Feb. 28, 3-5 months', redelivery Far East, $7,000 daily, Hyundai Merchant Marine.

IMPERIAL, HRV flag, built 1989, 68,876 metric dwt, delivery Nagoya, Mar. 3-5, Queensland round voyage, redelivery Japan, $7,750 daily, Showa.

DRIN, PAN flag, built 1996, 73,000 dwt, 14 knots on 34 tons fuel oil, delivery Kunkirk, Mar. 10-15, 22-24 months' trading, redelivery Atlantic, $9,400 daily, AP Moller.

ATLANTIC SAVIOR, BHS flag, built 1983, 64,754 dwt, delivery Ventspils, prompt, trip via Baltic, redelivery China, $8,500 daily, Transfield.

IMPANEMA, CYP flag, built 1977, 75,203 metric dwt, delivery Morehead City, Mar. 1-10, trip, redelivery China, $8,100 daily, plus $125,000 ballast bonus, Grand International.

CARAVOS GALAXY, BHS flag, built 1978, 61.744 metric dwt, delivery Gibraltar, Feb. 26-28, 2 to 3 laden legs via E.C. South America, redelivery Skaw-Cape, $6,250 daily, Paragon, rptd.

HAYDAR, TUR flag, built 1981, 65,337 metric dwt, delivery Skaw, Mar. 5-10, trip via Baltic, redelivery China, $8,200 daily, Transfield.

MARABU, CYP flag, built 1978, 18,503 dwt, delivery Sabah, mid March, trip, redelivery South Africa, $3,050 daily, Cecil Asia, rptd.

TO BE NAMED, 43,594 dwt, 14 knots on 30 tons fuel oil, delivery Japan, March, 3-5 months', redelivery Far East, $7,500 daily, Tschudi and Eitzen, rptd.

SUCCESSOR, CYP flag, built 1985, 170,552 dwt, delivery worldwide, Jan./Feb. 1999, 2 years' trading, redelivery worldwide, $15,000 daily for the first year, $15,200 for the second, Hanjin.

TANKERS

The following business, reported on Mar. 26 is said to have failed: NORTH PACIFIC, 80,000 tons, dirty, Mar. 3, Ventspils/United Kingdom Continent, rate not reporterd, Vig.

SKS TAGUS, 76,000 tons, dirty, Mar. 9, Ventspils/United Kingdom Continent, ws 100, Petroleum.

KAPITAN TKACHENKO, 55,000 tons, dirty, no date reported, Wilhelmshaven/United States, ws 125, Emerald.

NORD JAHRE TRANSPORTER, 130,000 tons, dirty, March, Caribbean/U.S. Gulf, rate not reported, Chevron.

ANTIPOLIS, 50,000 tons, dirty, Mar. 8, E.C. Guatemala/Texas City, ws 150, Amoco.

WILMINA, 130,000 tons, dirty, March, Covenas/Philadelphia, rate not reported, Sun.

NORD JAHRE TARGET, 128,000 tons, dirty, Mar. 15, Puerto La Cruz/U.S. Gulf, ws 93.5, Chevron.

HAWK, 50,000 tons, dirty, Mar. 5, Caribbean/U.S. Atlantic Coast, ws 135, British Petroleum.

Updating ship fixture: OLYMPIC FAITH, 130,000 tons, dirty, Mar. 14-16, West Africa/Options, ws 82.5, Total.

The following business, is said to have failed: PROTANK ORINOCO, 60,000 tons, dirty, March, Wilhelmshaven/Trans Atlantic, ws 120, Koch.

TRINIDAD SEA, 134,000 tons, dirty, March, Sullom Voe/U.S. Gulf, ws 72.5, charterer not reported.

SOMERSET, 260,000 tons, dirty, Mar. 19, Persian Gulf/Thailand, ws 61, Stentex.

DELOS, 250,000 tons, dirty, Mar. 7, Persian Gulf/Taiwan, ws 66, CPC.

GOLAR GLASGOW, 250,000 tons, dirty, Mar. 26, Persian Gulf/Japan, ws 67, Fujiwara.

TSURU ORIENT, 235,000 tons, dirty, Mar. 19, Persian Gulf/Thailand, ws 63.5, Stentex.

ALTA, 132,000 tons, dirty, Mar. 14-16, Puerto La Cruz/Loop, ws 92.5, Citgo.

CRUDESKY, 130,000 tons, dirty, Mar. 15, Caribbean/U.S. Gulf, ws 90, Murphy.

WEST VIRGINIA, 77,000 tons, dirty, March, Covenas/U.S. Gulf, ws 115.5, Koch.

KENTUCKY, 70,000 tons, dirty, Mar. 8, E.C. Mexico/U.S. Gulf, ws 132.5, Coastal.

ANTARES, 100,000 tons, dirty, no heat crude, Mar. 10, Arzew/Turkey, ws 80, Tupras.

UNITED STELLA, 50,000 tons, dirty, Mar. 5-8, Mediterranean/Trans Atlantic, ws 113.5, Chevron.

ANIA, 70,000 tons, dirty, Mar. 8, Jose/Brindisi, ws 97.5, Bitor, rptd.

BONA RAY, 70,000 tons, dirty, Mar. 11, Caribbean/U.S. Gulf, ws 131.25, Chevron.

EAGLE LYRA, 70,000 tons, dirty, Mar. 10, E.C. Mexico/U.S. Gulf, ws 135, Pecten.

SKYROS, 270,000 tons, dirty, Mar. 22, Mina Al Ahmadi/Durban, ws 62.5, British Petroleum Saf, rptd.

AET TO BE NAMED, 70,000 tons, dirty, Mar. 12, E.C. Mexico/U.S. Gulf, ws 132.5, Pecten.

ANTIPAROS, 50,000 tons, dirty, Mar. 16-20, Brazil/Options, ws 140, Petrobras.

NEW VISION, 270,000 tons, dirty, March, Persian Gulf/West, ws 57.5, KPC.

HYUNDAI STAR, 265,000 tons, dirty, Mar. 18, Persian Gulf/South Korea, ws 65, Ssangyong.

IKARIA, 260,000 tons, dirty, Mar. 22, Persian Gulf/South Korea, ws 62.5, Ssangyong.

STENA CONGRESS, 265,000 tons, dirty, Mar. 23, Ceyhan/U.S. Gulf, ws 67.5, Ceyhan/E.C. Canada, ws 70, Vitol.

CHALLENGE EXPRESS, 55,000 tons, clean, March, South Korea/Philadelphia, $350,000 lumpsum, Ssangyong.

KOO YONG, 30,000 tons, clean, Mar. 1, Okinawa/Xiamen, $210,000 lumpsum, Far East Petroleum.

AL DHABIYYAH, 30,000 tons, clean, Feb. 28, South Korea/Hong Kong, $220,000 lumpsum, Ssangyong.

ATALANDI, 70,000 tons, clean, Apr. 3, Persian Gulf/South Korea, rate not reported, charterer not reported.

PANDA, 50,000 tons, clean, Mar. 24, Persian Gulf/Hazirah, rate not reported, Reliance.

MAROL, 30,000 tons, clean, March, Persian Gulf/Chittagong, rate not reported, PTT.

Updating ship fixture: PACIFIC QUEEN, 50,000 tons, clean, Mar. 3, South Korea/S. China, $335,000 lumpsum, OTC.

MOSQUEEN, 250,000 tons, dirty, Mar. 20, Persian Gulf/China, rate not reported, Chinese.

ATHENIAN HORIZON, 80,000 tons, dirty, mid March, Persian Gulf/West, rate not reported, charterer not reported.

SPIROS, 60,000 tons, dirty, Mar. 16, Ras Tanura/Colombus, $550,000 lumpsum, Ceypet.

OBO VENTURE, 60,000 tons, dirty, Mar. 4, Red Sea/United Kingdom Continent, $925,000 lumpsum, Red Sea/U.S. Gulf, $1.1 million lumpsum, Koch.

KOYAGI SPIRIT, 80,000 tons, dirty, Mar. 14, Kerteh/Sriracha, $244,000 lumpsum, BCP.

SANKO PROTECTOR, 80,000 tons, dirty, Mar. 20, NW Australia/Options, rate not reported, BHP.

PALMSTAR THISTLE, 80,000 tons, dirty, Mar. 20, Kumul/Brisbane, $375,000 lumpsum, Kumul/Sydney, $445,000 lumpsum, Kumul/Geelong, $490,000 lumpsum, Shell Australia.

PERSEVERANCE, 30,000 tons, clean, Mar. 4, Caribbean/Argentina, $400,000 lumpsum, Coscol.

SINBAD, 30,000 tons, clean, Mar. 4, Caribbean/Florida, ws 185, Citgo.

ANTONIO GRAMSI, 30,000 tons, clean, Mar. 8, Caribbean/U.S. Atlantic Coast, ws 210, charterer not reported.

BELLE TRADER, 28,000 tons, clean, Mar. 1-3, Caribbean/U.S. Gulf, ws 205, Star Energy.

ZADAR, 28,000 tons, clean, Mar. 8, Venezuela/Brazil, rate not reported, Petrobras.

SKS TRENT, 70,000 tons, dirty, Mar. 10-12, E.C. Mexico/U.S. Gulf, ws 132.5, Valero.

Updating ship fixture: TRINIDAD SEA, 134,000 tons, dirty, Mar. 8, Sullom Voe/U.S. Gulf, ws 72.5, JP Morgan.

GRANITE, 130,000 tons, dirty, Mar. 9, North Sea/U.S. Gulf, ws 70, Koch.

KNOCK CLUNE, 130,000 tons, dirty, direct continuation, West Africa/St. Croix, rate not reported, Hess.

ISABELLA, 276,000 tons, dirty, Mar. 25, Al Bakr/U.S. Gulf-Caribbean, ws 56.25, Al Bakr/Red Sea, ws 60, Coastal.

MOSQUEEN, 260,000 tons, dirty, Mar. 14, Al Bakr/Red Sea, ws 60, Vitol.

BERGE FOREST, 260,000 tons, dirty, Mar. 20, Persian Gulf/East-Red Sea, ws 65, Shell.

ORCHID, 80,000 tons, dirty, Mar. 8, Caribbean/United Kingdom Continent-Mediterranean, ws 85, Charterer not reported.

EAGLE CENTAURUS, 78,000 tons, dirty, Mar. 7, E.C. Mexico/U.S. Gulf, ws 116.5, Citgo.

BOURGAS, 50,000 tons, dirty, Mar. 11, Caribbean/U.S. Atlantic Coast, $200,000 lumpsum, Vitol.

MOSQUEEN, 260,000 tons, dirty, Mar. 14, Al Bakr/Red Sea, ws 60, Vitol.

BERGE FOREST, 260,000 tons, dirty, Mar. 20, Persian Gulf/East-Red Sea, ws 65, Shell.

PALMSTAR THISTLE, 80,000 tons, dirty, Mar. 20, Kumul/Brisbane, ws 82.5, Shell.

SEA RACER, 130,000 tons, dirty, Mar. 9, ES Sider/Turkey, ws 72.5, Tupras.

STAR HERO, 130,000 tons, dirty, Mar. 9, Sidi Kerir/United Kingdom Continent-Mediterranean, ws 70, Nitc.

SEADANCER, 125,000 tons, dirty, Mar. 6, Novorossiysk/United Kingdom Continent-Mediterranean, ws 75, Crown.

SEBU, 252,000 tons, dirty, Mar. 27, Persian Gulf/Japan, ws 67.5, Idemitsu.

MOSCLIFF, 250,000 tons, dirty, Mar. 27, Persian Gulf/China, ws 60, Encl.

MOSOCEAN, 245,000 tons, dirty, Mar. 19, Persian Gulf/Taiwan, ws 65, CPC SP.

POLEMIS TONNAGE, 40,000 tons, dirty, Mar. 4, Persian Gulf/Karachi, $240,000 lumpsum, KPC.

MALTILDA, 140,000 tons, dirty, Mar. 10, Novorossiysk/Mediterranean, about ws 80, Ursa.

CRUDE STAR, 140,000 tons, dirty, Mar. 17, Novorossiysk/Mediterranean, about ws 80, Ursa.

RAYA/CERDA, 80,000 tons, dirty, Mar. 14, ES Sider/Falconara, ws 87.5, API.

TO BE NAMED, 80,000 tons, dirty, Mar. 9, Tuapse/United Kingdom Continent-Mediterranean, rate not reported, Lukoil.

BIRDIE, 63,000 tons, dirty, Mar. 1, Tuapse/Mediterranean, ws 100, Runicom.

ARAMATA, 60,000 tons, dirty, Mar. 5, Ceyhan/Greece, $200,000 lumpsum, Mamidakis.

GRANITE, 134,000 tons, dirty, Mar. 10, E.C. United Kingdom/U.S. Gulf, ws 75, E.C. United Kingdom/Mediterranean, ws 81.5, E.C. United Kingdom/United Kingdom Continent, ws 91.5, Mobil.

STATOIL TONNAGE, 80,000 tons, dirty, Mar. 9, Sture/Whitehaven, ws 98.75. Wntershall.

ALANDIA FOX, 80,000 tons, dirty, Mar. 9, Flotta/United Kingdom Continent, ws 97.5, Texaco.

ALANDIA PRIDE, 80,000 tons, dirty, Mar. 1, Hound Point/Antwerp, rate not reported, Euorgulf.

UMM SAID, 70,000 tons, dirty, Mar. 10-12, E.C. Mexico/U.S. Gulf, ws 133.5, Valero.

DZONS RIDS, 28,000 tons, clean, naphtha, Mar. 8, Skikda/Puerto Rico, ws 125, Vost.

OBO VENTURE, 60,000 tons, clean, Mar. 7, Yanbu/United Kingdom Continent, $900,000 lumpsum, Yanbu/U.S. Gulf, $925,000 lumpsum, Koch.

PAOLA, 130,000 tons, dirty, Mar. 28, Indonesia/U.S. Gulf, $1.6 million lumpsum, Coastal.

MOLDA/FOSNA, 80,000 tons, dirty, Mar. 9-10, Sture/Wilhelmshaven, ws 98.5, charterer not reported.

ELETSON TONNAGE, 40,000 tons, dirty, vacuum gas oil, Mar. 5, Brof Jorden/Options, rate not reported, Vital.