With a total asset value of some $105bn bank financing to Greek shipping continues to contract, but at a slower rate.

In the run-up to Greeceā€™s 25 election the winning national opposition party Syriza unveiled its clearest indication of what lies in store fort shipping should it be asked to form a government. A week before the key the election took place Seatrade Global's Greece correspondent David Glass examined what Syriza's victory would mean to the country's shipping sector.