New Casualty – MAYA – Capsized and Loss of Containers

New Casualty - MAYA - Capsized and Loss of Containers


Incident Date:   31st July 2022

Vessel:                MAYA

IMO:                    9156713

Type:                   General Cargo with Container Capacity

Incident:             Capsized & Loss of Containers


We have learned of an incident involving the Vessel MAYA, a Japanese flagged, 2008 built, 749gt general cargo ship with container capacity.

The 200teu vessel coastal feeder ship operated by Imoto Lines capsized at Tokuyama Shimomatsu Port during cargo operations 31st July 2022. The Vessel is currently resting on the seabed with at least 100 containers entering the water.

Significant cargo damage and delays ae anticipated. If you are aware of any involvement in this casualty and W E Cox Claims Group may be of assistance in any way, including provision of securities, arranging surveys, adjusting any potential losses &/or undertaking recovery action, please do not hesitate to contact us. As appropriate, please contact:

United Kingdom – Paul Friett

France – Marie-Laure Mirrione

Europe – John Jackson

Hong Kong – Twinnie Lai

Singapore – Paul Sansom

USA – Charles Droll

Australia – Niall Orr

If this or future casualty notices should be forwarded to any of your colleagues, we would be pleased to receive their contact details and we will add them to our Client List.

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