Interim financial results for Q1 2013 show a strong start to 2013 by Maersk Drilling.
With an increase in profit to USD 146 million in the first quarter of 2013
Greece's Paragon Shipping Inc. obtains a $69-million credit facility with China Development Bank to partially finance its two 4,800 TEU containerships currently under construction.
The company reports its earlier loss significantly reduced in first quarter 2013 financial results.
Freight rate up 4.2% year on year