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Sudden! 270 containers of MSC ship fell into the water, and a large amount of cargo was damaged. The

  • Author:James
  • Source:Hong Kong Shipping
  • Release Date:2019-01-04
attention! ! ! According to foreign media reports, a MSC ZOE, a container ship serving Maersk and the MSC Alliance with a capacity of up to 190,000 tons, suffered badly during the voyage in northern Borkum, Germany, from January 1 to January 2, 2019, European time. In the event of a container landing accident in the weather, the accident caused about 270 containers to fall into the water. The situation is very urgent!

"MSC ZOE"containerThe ship served the Maersk and Mediterranean Shipping Alliance, and the ship was planned to sail from Port of Sines, Portugal, to Bremerhaven, Germany.

As of January 3rd, the accident caused about 270 containers to be lost. The main items were electronic products, auto parts, furniture, clothing and toys, and even other losses!

There is also news that there are 3 boxes of dangerous organic peroxides that may be potentially explosive. If they are only subjected to slight heat, friction, mechanical shock or contamination with incompatible materials, they will be rapid or explosive. Decomposition of the ground; bring huge hidden dangers to the accident!

The boxes are: yellow box number (MSCU3713629), blue box number (CXDU2077321) and show brown box number (TCLU41747408).

Up to now, if you find any of the above boxes, please call 112 to call immediately. Now 21 containers have been floated to the shore, but there is no such dangerous container inside.

Some of these sea-going containers were rushed to the coasts of Terschelling and Vlieland in the Netherlands, while others floated or stranded near the coasts of Ameland and Schiermonnikoog. Schiermonnikoog is part of the Dutch coastal island chain.

What is even more worrying is that the container ship used to include Shanghai Port, Ningbo Port, Tianjin Port, Yangshan Port and Shenzhen Port, as well as several ports in Hong Kong. The volume of goods or up to tens of thousands of container containers, are goods to Europe, please foreign trade freight forwarding as soon as possible to confirm whether there is loss of goods!

The "MSC ZOE" is the third of the "Oscar" class 19224TEU container ships of the Mediterranean shipping series; Construction: Korea Daewoo Shipbuilding Okpo Shipyard was built in 2015; Route: Asia - Northern Europe; Total length: approximately 395.4 meters; Type width: 59 meters; service speed: 22.8 knots when designing draft; dwt 199272; crew: 35; IMO 9703318; flag Panama; manager MSC.

The accident has a major impact, and the damaged area is wide. Many containers are damaged by water. Also, please ask the relevant foreign trade freight forwarders to confirm whether the goods have been “scared” and take timely remedial measures!