MSC 12,500 TEU ship out of service schedule, 15-day quarantine

Container ship MSC LAUREN was put under quarantine upon arrival at Callao anchorage, Chile, on Sep 21, after 1 (one) crew showed positive test. The ship arrived from Peru, she’s deployed in Andes Service between Asia and the West Coast of Latin America. MSC, reportedly, already notified its’ clients about the mishap, saying that all the cargo will remain on board until quarantine expires.
Container ship MSC LAUREN, IMO 9467407, dwt 139324, capacity 12400 TEU, built 2010, flag Panama, manager MSC.



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