Capital Product Partners Moves from Boxships to LNG Carriers in $3B Deal

In the latest example of the changing fortunes in segments of the shipping industry, Capital Product Partners led by Greek shipowner Evangelos Marinakis will transform into one of the largest pure play U.S. listed shipping companies focusing on the gas transportation segment. The company plans to sell off a modern fleet of container vessels operating under charters and spend $3.13 billion to acquire 11 new LNG carriers.

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