|Abandonment ID:|| 00441|
|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:||Romania(1); Philippines(19); 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.
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.