|Abandonment ID:|| 00092|
|7-digit IMO no.:||7903718|
|Port of abandonment:||Pyeongtaek, Korea|
|Abandonment date:||5 May 2009|
|Notification date:||3 August 2009|
|Reporting Member Govt. or Org.:||ITF|
|No. of Seafarers:||9|
|Circumstances:||The Shipowner went bankrupt on 27th March, 2009. Nine Chinese crew members were abandoned without provisions, fresh water and fuel.|
|Actions taken:||2 August 2009: Flag State informed|
Notified Chinese Embassy in Seoul of the case on 25th May, 2009. Provided provisions to ship on 5th June, 2009.
|Repatriation status:||7 July 2009: Repatriation pending|
Seven of 9 crewmembers were repatriated on 7th July, 2009 paid by Korean union. Master and wiper care still on board ship to look after the ship.
|Payment status:||3 July 2009: Partially paid|
US$84,074 o/s from 27 March to end May.
|Comments and Observations:||ITF (3 August 2009)|
Pending auction of the vessel.