We have learned of an incident involving the vessel “MOL COSMOS", a 2008 built, 88,089gt fully cellular containership caught in a storm off Indian Coast in the Arabian Sea.
It is reported that the vessel lost 20 containers overboard on Jun 22, while en route from Dammam Saudi Arabia to Singapore; all or most part of lost containers are reported to be floating, drifting towards Indian shore.
The vessel is thought to have suffered mechanical problem and was disabled for some time, at 2000 hrs, Jun 23.
The vessel proceeded in southern direction off Indian coast at a reduced speed, halfway between Mumbai and Mangalore.
If W.E. Cox Claims Group can be of any assistance in arranging surveys, adjusting potential losses or undertaking recovery, please do not hesitate to contact us.