Vessel grounded Suez Canal

As per available information from SCA,  Please be guided that a container ship (DWT: 117,176; GT:94,730) grounded on the canal at 133 KM on about 1530 HRS LT and she still grounded on same position.

Mentioned  vessel  was  number  (13)  in  Southbound  Convoy ( southbound convoy of  today  consist of  33 vessels), some  of  Southbound  convoy  vessels  have  been detained.

Suez canal tugs keep trying to assist the ship, but no further info released till this moment.

Expecting some more traffic delays till floating the mentioned vessels by Suez canal authority tugs.

We will keep you updated in due course if any additional information released.

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