MPC Container Ships AS announced yesterday that it has entered into agreements to acquire Annika and Antigoni, two 987 and 1,049 TEU vessels built in 2008 at Daesun Shipbuilding, South Korea.

MPC Container Ships acquires two 987 and 1,049 TEU vessels
Image courtesy of MPC Container Ships

The total purchase price for the two vessels is USD 16.1m.

The physical takeover of the vessels is expected to take place in January 2018, lifting the fleet of the Company to 41 vessels.

Source: MPC Container Ships