Diamond S to sell MR product tanker pair

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US-based Diamond S Shipping has agreed to sell its 2008-built MR product tankers Atlantic Aquarius (pictured) and Atlantic Leo as part of the company’s fleet renewal initiatives.

The vessels are expected to be delivered to their new owners in the third quarter of 2019 or early the following quarter.

The company is expected to gain approximately US$19 million from the sale of the two vessels.


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