|Abandonment ID:|| 00480|
|Ship name:||Chan Fong[resolved]|
|7-digit IMO no.:||7350260|
|Port of abandonment:||Taichung, Taiwan|
|Abandonment date:||25 August 2020|
|Notification date:||2 November 2020|
|Reporting Member Govt. or Org.:||ITF|
|No. of Seafarers:||7|
The vessel was sent by the owner to pull the KUMI MARU NO. 3 off the sandbank and became stuck itself in December 2019.
Outstanding wages and lack of provisions.
Crew have to walk ashore at low tide to get food.
Negotiations with the owners, but no-one wants to take responsibility.
|Repatriation status:||Repatriation pending|
7 crew members are awaiting repatriation
Crew have been repatriated.
|Payment status:||Payment Pending|
$US 109,00.00 (7-8 months wages)
Crew have been paid.
|Comments and Observations:||ITF (2 November 2020)|
ITF was informed that the tanker CHAN FONG - 7350260 was registered under Togo flag on 19/10/2018 and cancelled from the registry on 12/04/2019.
ITF (5 March 2021)
5 crew repatriated on 20th December 2020 with outstanding wages of $USD 18,150.
2 crew repatriated on 24th January 2021 with outstanding wages of $USD 22,965.