Thomas G. Ernst & Co.

Balance of Containerships demolished vs new delivered vessels

170 CONTAINER ships left the market by scrapping against 190 new such units delivered !

The good news of containerization ist, that in 2014 about 170 ships where scrapped and 191 new ships where delivered.

However the number of Container slots scrapped is about 410,000 teu versus 1,400,000 teu slots delivered from shipyards into the market !