Blue Planet
History & Milestones

Blue Planet Shipping Ltd was established in 1996 in Piraeus and is responsible for the full management of 14 vessels.

Established mainly as a crewing office, Blue Planet Shipping grew steadily over the years to provide our clients with the full portfolio of ship management services.

Our clients are third generation Greek shipping families originating from the island of Chios.

Milestones

Over the past 25 years we have acted on behalf of our clients in various transactions which indicatively are listed below:
  • 1996

    Blue Planet Shipping Ltd was established in Piraeus.
  • 1999

    Placed an order for the construction of a series of six double-hulled Supramax bulk carriers in China.

  • 2002 - 2004

    Took delivery of six Chinese Supramax.

  • 2004 - 2006

    Sold five older vessels and two Supramax.

  • 2010 - 2014

    Placed orders for a series of Post-Panamax and Ultramax dry bulk carriers in China.

  • 2016

    Ordered four 82,000 dwt Kamsarmax resales. The first two were delivered in the second half of 2016, the other two in the first half of 2017.

  • 2017

    Acquired the contracts of two more 82,000 dwt Kamsarmax dry bulk vessels.

  • 2017

    Victoria Shipbroking Ltd (Piraeus) was established to commercially manage Chartering and S&P.

  • 2017 - 2018

    Took delivery of two more 64,000 dwt Ultramax vessels, delivered in January 2017 and  January 2018.