Since our first sale in 1983, Marcon has sold/chartered over 1,573 vessels and barges between companies located in the U.S. and worldwide. We specialize in the towing, marine construction and offshore petroleum industries. Although our primary focus as shipbrokers is in the sale, purchase and charter markets, we have also assisted many companies with valuations of individual vessels and fleets, as well as evaluating capital acquisitions, market rates and feasibility of trade routes.
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Marcon has closed 27 sales and charters to date in 2023, after concluding 18 sales and one charter in 2022, bringing us to a total of 1,573 sales and charters since our first sale in 1983.
2023 to date, Marcon has closed on 19 private and confidential sales and charters in addition to those specifically announced.
5 July 2023 - Marcon closed on the sale of the 4,000BHP twin screw "Brooklyn" (pictured) from Apex Oil to its new Florida, US based owners. In 2013, Marcon was the sole broker in the purchase of this vessel by Apex Oil.
16 June 2023 - Marcon closed on the sale of the 2,800BHP twin screw "San Felipe" from SAAM Towage to its new South American owners.
5 April 2023 - Marcon closed on the sale of the three 7,200HP U.S. flagged Invader Class tugs "Ensign", "Warrior" and "Ranger" from owner Crowley Puerto Rico to overseas clients in an en-bloc deal. This is the 129th sale, purchase and charter that Marcon has assisted Crowley Maritime with since our sale in 1986 of its supply vessel "Gulf Mariner".
13 February 2023 - Marcon closed on the private sale of a 111' x 33' inland river towboat between U.S. clients.
Every year, Marcon publishes semiannual Market Reports
on the offshore, inland river pushboat, tank barge and tug markets; and two Newsletters
, each containing an article and a selection of featured listings.