|Abandonment ID:|| 00467|
|Ship name:||Eide Trader[resolved]|
|7-digit IMO no.:||7734167|
|Port of abandonment:||Sharjah, UAE|
|Abandonment date:||20 April 2020|
|Notification date:||19 October 2020|
|Reporting Member Govt. or Org.:||ITF|
|No. of Seafarers:||14|
|Nationalities:||Lithuania(1); Latvia(1); Philippines(10); Russian Federation(1); Ukraine(1)|
|Circumstances:||P&I: GARD AS (expired on Feb 2020)|
|Actions taken:||29 April 2020: Flag State informed|
Contacted/Negociated with Flag State, Port Authority, vessel owner and P&I club.
|Repatriation status:||8 October 2020: Repatriation pending|
8 crew have been repatriated with 4 months wages (USD 83,577) on 8th Oct 2020.
6 crew remain on board awaiting repatriation.
Crew have been repatriated.
|Payment status:||Payment Pending|
8 repatriated crew are owned 5 months wages and 6 crew remaining on board are owned 9 months wages.
Total outstanding amount to excess of USD 600,000.
Crew have been paid.
|Comments and Observations:||ITF (28 January 2021)|
Port of Sharjah has agreed to the repatriation of the 5 remaining crew, with the P&I Club processing this. Crew will be paid 4 months on leaving the vessel.
ITF (1 March 2021)
The ITF requested that the FTA allow the remaining crew to be repatriated without the need for any relief crew to be placed on board. All 5 crew were repatriated on 11th February 2021 with 4 months wages paid by the P&I. Resolved.