STEALTHGAS INC. is an international provider of seaborne transportation services primarily to the liquefied petroleum gas sector [LPG]. Our vessels carry various petroleum and petrochemical gas products in liquefied form such as propane, butane, butadiene, isoprene, propylene and vinyl chloride monomer, and other liquefied gas products, which are all byproducts of natural gas and crude oil. Furthermore, the company owns three M.R. Product Carriers and therefore has a presence in the transportation of products such as aviation fuel, vegetable oil and gasoline, as well as crude oil through its ownership of one Aframax tanker.
The Company owns the world’s largest independently owned Handy Sized LPG carrier fleet in the 3,000 to 8,000 cubic meter range.
As of September 2015, the Company owned 49 small LPG carriers excluding two chartered in LPG vessels. The Company expects the delivery of 6 newbuilding LPG carriers in the period 2016-2017.