AEC purchase a 2004 Japanese Handysize

AEC is aquiring a 33,500 dwat Japanese built Handysize Bulk Carrier with expected delivery/take over during end July/beginning August 2013.

‘Extensive work and efforts have been put into selecting this Japanese Handysize vessel’ says Mr. Thomas Mayr head of AEC’s S & P department. We are looking for second hand vessels with decent speed and consumption, specifications that are suitable for our trades and with a strong preference for Japanese vessels. The acquired vessel, that will be renamed MV AEC Belief, meet our requirements’ Mr. Mayr continues.

‘Our investors have showed the expected trust in AEC’s Management and it has therefore been possible to follow through with our strategy plan’ says CFO Eduardo de Paiva Sa Freitas and continues ‘ We currently have various interesting projects in the pipeline and look forward to some exiting years to come’.