Davide B

Instruct Us
Name Davide B
Date 11 March 2021
Year of Build 2016
Casualty type Piracy
Vessel Type Chem, Tank - VT TCH

* It is reported that chemical tanker, DAVIDE B., was boarded by 9 armed perpetrators in a position approximately 210 nautical miles south of Cotonou, Benin on 11 March 2021.

* Ship managers advise that 15 crew members were abducted by the perpetrators, whilst the remaining 6 crew members were able to secure themselves in the ship's citadel.

* We understand that local security personnel are now attending the vessel.

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

* Should you insure any cargo and require our assistance we recommend that you contact us as soon as possible.

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