MOL COMFORT broke in two *UPDATE #5*
fore part sank

11. July 2013

MOL COMFORT – Fore part sank on 10 July 2013

According to the official statement of the company owner Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, the fore part of broken in 2 parts container vessel MOL COMFORT sank in the high seas of Indian Ocean near 19’56″N 65’25″E at 19:00 UTC on 10 July 2013.

Größere Kartenansicht

The aft section already sank on 27 June 2013 with about 1,700 containers aboard.

The worst case scenario of the loss of both parts of the MOL COMFORT has now happened and it may be anticipated that the owners of the vessel may initiate limitation proceedings at limits which we have already mentioned in our Update #3

Feel free to contact us any time for advice or assistance regarding recovery issues or for help to get compensation.

[2013-07-11, 12:00 GMT]

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