Introduction to AGM / FSMC


Asian Gypsy Moth (AGM) has been renamed as Flighted Spongy Moth Complex (FSMC) due to a change of name effected in 2022.


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Indicative Market Values (Million USD) - Tankers

Vessel 5 years old





 % 2016 2015 2014
VLCC 300KT DH 62.4 61.0 2.3% 68.7 81.2 73.8
Suezmax  150KT DH 39.9 39.0 2.2% 49.7 59.7 50.4
Aframax 110KT DH  30.0 30.0 0.0% 36.8 45.4 38.9
LR1 75KT DH 26.5 26.5 0.0% 32.9 36.1 33.0
MR 52KT DH 24.0 24.0 0.0% 25.0 27.6 27.5

Indicative Market Values (Million USD) - Dry Bulk Carriers

Vessel 5 years old





 % 2016 2015 2014
Capesize 180k 33.8 34.0


23.2 33.4 47.5
Pamamax 76k 18.3 18.5 -1.4% 13.4 17.5 24.8
Supramax 56k 17.0 16.5 +3.0% 12.2 16.6 25.2
Handysize 30k 13.8 14.0 -1.8% 9.4 13.8 20.0


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