Boston Carriers, Inc. (OTC Pink: BSTN) is engaged as an international shipping company that focuses on seaborne transportation of dry bulk commodities. Shares of the shipping company climbs 29.03%, during early trading on Friday, November 17, 2017. Over the past month, Boston Carriers, Inc. has seen average daily volume of 1.79 million shares. However, volume of 3.47 million shares or dollar volume of $69,400, has already exchanged hands on the day.
Shares of Boston Carriers, Inc. are jumping on Friday, after the company announced that it has completed a spot voyage contract with the MV Nikiforos to transport 33,000 tons of dry bulk cargo. This contract generated $1.28 million in revenues for the company. Here is the full press release detailing of the spot voyage contract:
Boston Carriers, Inc. Press Release:
ATHENS, Greece, November 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ –Boston Carriers, Inc. (OTC: BSTN) (“Boston” or the “Company”) announces that on October 2017, Nikiforos completed a spot voyage contract to transport approximately 33,000 tons of dry bulk cargo from South America to the Middle East. The contract contributed approximately 1,283,000 USD in the revenues of the Company. Nikiforos has transported approximately 183,000 tons of dry bulk cargo from the beginning of the year and until the date of completion of this voyage and has produced operating revenues of approximately 3,2 million usd compared to approximately 2,1 million usd for the year ended in December 31 2016.
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Mr. Antonios Bertsos, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, stated, “Boston’s short term employment strategy allows the Company to capture any potential upside that arise in the dry bulk market.”
Mr. Antonios Bertsos, added, “We believe in the dry bulk sector and will attempt to continue to grow our fleet with additional dry bulk Handysize-Handymax vessels.”
About Boston Carriers Inc.
Boston Carriers Inc. is an international shipping company providing ideal solutions for seaborne transportation of dry bulk commodities through owned vessels. Read more about Boston Carriers Inc. – http://www.bostoncarriers.com.
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