The Greek merchant marine fleet fell by 3.8 pct in June this year, compared with the same month in 2010, after an increase of 0.5 pct recorded in June 2010 over June 2009, the independent Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) said on Tuesday.
The statistics service, in a report, said the country's merchant marine fleet totaled 2,046 ships with a capacity of 43,085,641 dwt, down 0.3 pct compared with the same month in 2010 and against a 4.1 percent rise in the same comparison for 2010 against 2009.