Sale & Purchase – Newbuildings – Demolition – Dry Cargo & Container Chartering – Research & Market Intelligence – Valuations – Technical Consultancy

Ships’ Sale & Purchase

The sale and purchase broker is an intermediary in the true sense of the word. The preparation and signing / entering into contracts regarding new buildings and used tonnage require a neutral attitude vis à vis both contract partners.
Technical expertise and a commercial attitude are as important as knowing how to scrutinize possible ways to to judge its cost-effectiveness. We are consulting and helping our client, taking them from a to z of each deal.

Dry Cargo & Container Chartering

Lion Chartering is working on exclusive or direct basis with reputable charterers, operators and shipowners.

In bulk carriers we focus on Handysize & Supramax tonnage, while in containerships we specialize in 500 to 1500 TEUS feeders in the Caribbean.

New-building Contracting

We assist the ship-owner to the drafting and execution of the New Building Contract and provide him with new building slots opportunities, Shipyard background and track record using our extensive network in China, Korea and Japan, the world’s leading Shipbuilding nations.


We work with the most reputable Cash Buyers in the market in order to provide a care-free service to Ship-owners for that last phase of a ships’ life.
Our contacts network spans from Turkey to Sub Continent (India, Bangladesh, Pakistan) and China.

Valuations & Shipping Market Intelligence

We provide ship or fleet evaluations on demand for Shipowners, Banks and other Institutions. We offer “bespoke” market reports, presentations and market analysis.

 Technical Consultancy (

We provide marine/technical consulting services & pre-purchase inspections/ surveys in the port of Piraeus and other Greek ports at very competitive rates. Our company’s Technical Consultant has a vast experience of 30 years as marine superintendent engineer and technical Manager in Greek Shipping Companies.