We have learned of an incident involving the vessel “MERETE MAERSK”, a 2014 built 194,849gt fully cellular containership.
It is understood that having previously called at Chinese and Malaysian ports the Vessel encountered stormy weather in the Mediterranean and lost at least 43 containers. A further 85 containers are anticipated to have been damaged.
The Vessel was scheduled to call into various North European ports however we understand that she is currently berthed at Algeciras for a full assessment of damages.
If you are aware of any involvement in this casualty and W E Cox Claims Group may be of assistance in any way, including arranging surveys, adjusting potential losses or undertaking recovery action, please do not hesitate to contact us.