Scrapped the first container ship with less than 10 years of service

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diana_shipping It is a new record  marked by Diana Containership which sold for scrapping a container ship with less than 10 years of service. The YM Los Angeles with a capacity of 4,923 TEUs, was delivered in December 2006 by the shipyard of Imabari and produced at the Koyo Dockyard. Now the ship was sold for scrap. Panamax are the segment that is paying more the crisis in freight rates: according to BIMCO in late June panamax had sold 150,000 TEUs of capacity in the first six months of the year, totaling a volume of demolitions equal to that achieved in the previous 18 months .