The keel of this bulk carrier was laid on 08.08.2001 by New Century Shipbuilding Co. Ltd. in Jingjiang, Jiangsu province in the People's Republic of China (Yard / Hull No.: JS99-026). IMO No.: 9255191.

Launched on January 16, 2002 as CLIPPER MORNING and was delivered on June 26, 2002 to the owner company Morning Shipping (Mortimer & Co. Ltd., Nassau) (Ship Manager Clipper Bulk A/S, København), Nassau. Official No.: 730882. Callsign C6S2066. Technical management was transferred to Dockendale Shipping Co. Ltd. in Nassau.

In May 2010, technical management switched to Wallem Shipmanagement Ltd., Hong Kong.

Acquired on April 17, 2012 by Occitan Bulkers Ltd., Nassau (Management: SGM Shipping Services S.A., Genève) and renamed OCCITAN STAR. The technical management was transferred to Synergy Maritime Pvt. Ltd., Mumbai.

The management company SGM Shipping Services SA will be based in Nyon from 18.10.2018.

Arrival at the Alang Roads on 01.03.2020 and on 07.03.2020 beached for breaking.