NYK’s handymax on fire, Turkey

Fire erupted in cargo hold or holds of NYK’s handymax GLOBAL LAGUNA, docked at Iskenderun, Med Turkey, on June 22. bulk carrier is offloading 45,000 tons of scrap, transported from Netherlands. Port fire fighters and tugs were deoplyed in firefighting, no other information available, as of evening June 22.
Bulk carrier GLOBAL LAGUNA, IMO 9626730, dwt 58695, built 2012, flag Panama, manager NIPPON YUSEN KAISHA.



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