On Tuesday 6th of March Maersk Line container vessel Maersk Honam reported an explosion and subsequent fire in one of its cargo holds.
The onboard fire continues and the current situation is described as “very critical”. The vessel was carrying 7,860 containers and was heading from Singapore towards Suez on a rotational voyage.
Given the practice of transhipping, freight form Australia via Singapore, it is possible Australian customers have cargo on board. All impacted parties will be contacted by Maersk directly.
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