Eagle Bulk Shipping Inc.
, a global marine transportation company
specializing in the Supramax segment of the dry bulk shipping industry, today announced that it has secured long-term time charter contracts for three of its vessels.
Upon completion of its current charter of $18,550 per day, the Jaeger, a 52,000 dwt Supramax will commence a new time charter with a rate of $27,500 per day for 12-14 months. The charter rate may reset at the beginning of each month based on the average time charter rate for the Baltic Supramax Index
, but in no case less than $22,500 per day.
The charter on the Harrier, a 50,000 dwt Supramax has been extended from its current charter rate of $23,750 per day for 24 to 27 months at a rate of $24,000 per day.
Upon completion of its current charter of $13,550 per day, the Kite, a 47,000 dwt Handymax will commence a new time charter at a rate of $21,000 per day for 26-29 months.