Marine Evaluations

marine evaluations

HRPME have valued 3,500-4000 bulkers, tankers and containerships per year over the last three years. The client base consists of 75 companies including banks, owners, funds and other financial institutions. Many of our relationships are private and confidential but we are at liberty to say that we work for leasing companies (including Chinese) and banks such as HSH, HSH PM, Nord LB, Credit Agricole, Danish Ship Finance, DVB and BNP Paribas. Ship owning clients include MSC, CMA CGM, Hapag Lloyd, Capital, Costamare, Seaspan, Danaos Great China Investments, Lomar, Eagle, Oslo Bulk, U-Ming and many others.

We believe that the expertise of HRPME can provide a seamless cross sectorial service of the containership, multipurpose, dry and wet markets that will allow clients access to accurate and reliable assessments of their fleet values on a regular and adhoc basis. Our intimate knowledge of the various shipping markets and specific broking intelligence gives us access to the real time data and transparency to transactions that are not available to many industry participants.

Valuations are the expert opinion of our brokers and incorporate:

  • Like for like sales
  • Extrapolation from similar or relevant sales
  • Replacement cost
  • Recycling value
  • Charter earnings
  • Potential return on investment
  • Market intelligence
  • Ongoing discussions and negotiations with potential buyers and sellers.


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