|Abandonment ID:|| 00106|
|Ship name:||[Southern Pearl NZ - resolved]|
|7-digit IMO no.:||8308757|
|Port of abandonment:||Bourgas, Bulgaria|
|Abandonment date:||July 2009|
|Notification date:||9 October 2009|
|Reporting Member Govt. or Org.:||ITF|
|No. of Seafarers:||12|
|Circumstances:||Vessel was arrested by shipyard for non-payment of repairs.|
|Actions taken:||9 October 2009: Flag State informed|
Mass media involved; negotiations with the operating company, and with the crewing company. RED CROSS organization, local office of Prosecutor, and representative of Ministry of Foreign affairs were all involved.
|Repatriation status:||9 October 2009: Repatriation pending|
Repatriation requested after getting owed wages in full.
|Payment status:||9 October 2009: Payment Pending|
US$ 150,000 outstanding.
|Comments and Observations:||ITF (16 December 2016)|