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Abandonment ID: 00441
Ship name:Nord[resolved]
7-digit IMO no.:9254513
Port of abandonment:Qindao, China
Abandonment date:16 June 2020
Notification date:30 June 2020
Reporting Member Govt. or Org.:Govt. of Liberia
No. of Seafarers:22
Nationalities:Philippines(19); Romania(1); Ukraine(2)
Circumstances:The Streaming Mutual P&I Club (20/2/2020 - 20/2/2021)

The crew reported being unpaid since April 2020.
Actions taken:16 June 2020: Flag State informed
The shipowner and P&I were notified by the flag state Administration.

24 June 2020: Other
The flag state received a communication and from the crew manager and the P&I Club that the ship MLC liability coverage was already cancelled as of 30 April 2020.

26 June 2020: Other
The flag state requested the shipowner to resolve the matter and determined that the vessel is no longer mortgaged.
Repatriation status:14 July 2020: Repatriated
16 Seafarers agreed to extend their service on board under a new SEA with V-Ships, Hellas, and an increase on their wages, while 6 Seafarers decided to be signed off and will be repatriated in the next port after China.

Repatriation pending
Seafarers remained on board the vessel.
Payment status:Payment Pending
About USD 85,000 to the end of May 2020.
Comments and Observations:Govt. of Liberia (13 July 2020)
The Liberian Administration received from the new managers / shipowner V-Ships, Hellas evidences of settlement of outstanding wages covering the months of April 2020, and May 2020, including remittances of home allotments of seafarers.
The case is resolved.

Entered: Wednesday - 15 July 2020 at 09:42:11
Last updated: Wednesday - 10 March 2021 at 08:42:30
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