|Abandonment ID:|| 00645|
|Ship name:||Tong Young[resolved]|
|Flag:||Korea, Republic of|
|7-digit IMO no.:||9415014|
|Port of abandonment:||Ulsan, Korea|
|Abandonment date:||12 April 2022|
|Notification date:||4 May 2022|
|Reporting Member Govt. or Org.:||ITF|
|No. of Seafarers:||21|
|Nationalities:||Indonesia(11); Korea, Republic of(4); Myanmar(6)|
|Circumstances:||Wages have not been paid September 2021.|
The manning agent is alleged to have disappeared without
paying seafarersí wages
Police will be involved the case.
|Actions taken:||14 April 2022: Flag State informed|
Contacted the port state, flag state, union, owner, manning
agent, and police.
|Payment status:||Payment Pending|
The total wages outstanding is US$ 65,106.
|Comments and Observations:||Govt. of Indonesia (23 May 2022)|
There is no more pending issue regarding the payment of the 11 Indonesian seafarers.
7 seafarers had have their contracts ended and thus have returned to Indonesia.
4 seafarers are still working in Tong Young.
ITF (22 July 2022)
A total of $30,260 was paid on 5th May 2022 and another $34,828 was paid on 18th July 2022 and 2 seafarers were repatriated.
4 seafarers want to stay on board until their contract expire but they have also received their owed wages