27 March 2013

MV Finch Arrow departed Mitsui Engineering & Shipbuilding Co., Limited Yard in Japan today 27 March 2013 and is now starting her first voyage on the West Coast Americas (WCAM) service. 

The vessel is the second Fleximax III to be delivered from Mitsui Engineering & Shipbuilding Co., Limited behind Raven Arrow delivered in November 2012, and these two vessels join the Oshima built Fleximax III Japin Arrow delivered last week 21 March 2013.

The Finch Arrow is on long term time charter from Japanese owners Doun Kisen.  The vessel has a dead weight of 73,000 tonnes, 8 holds and 4 jib cranes and continues Gearbulk's long term fleet renewal programme.