Spanish freighter lost cargo of logs, temporarily closing Portugal port

General cargo ship DAROJA lost about a half of her deck cargo, logs, while approaching Figueira da Foz, Portugal, in the morning Jun 21. The ship reached the port and was berthed, but entrance fairway and nearby waters were temporarily closed for navigation because of drifting logs. Tugs and boats are reportedly, contracted by ship owner, to recover the logs, which are endangering navigation in the area. DAROJA arrived from Spain.
General cargo ship DAROJA, IMO 9148221, dwt 4155, built 1997, flag Cyprus, manager GREENALIA SHIPPING SL, Spain (EQUASIS).



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