Instruct Us
Name Fouma
Date 09 April 2020
Year of Build 2020
Casualty type Piracy
Vessel Type Container Carrier - VT UCC

We have received the following news report:

* FOUMA was approached by eight armed pirates in two speed boats in a position south of Isla Isabela, off Guayaquil, Ecuador on 9 April 2020.

* The pirates boarded the ship and fired warning shots at the Bridge.

* It is reported that the pirates opened 15 containers, in an apparently targeted fashion, stole part of the cargo and later escaped from the vessel.

* It is possible that Recovery issues may arise as a result of this incident.

* Please contact us urgently if you are concerned with any cargo affected by this incident so that we can immediately start taking steps to protect your interests.

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