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SHIP NAME: Honghae Sanyo KEY: NUM. ENTRIES: 3
source DSN
type A
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material
dead 25
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The 39,722 dwt Honghae Sanyo's cargo is assumed to have shifted, causing the vessel to capsize. All 25 people on board died.


source Woinin
type D
volume
material
dead 28
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2001-Apr.10 Bulker HONGHAE SANYO, 39722dwt, built 1976, 28 crew; disappears with all hands off Japan in bad weather.


source CTX
type C
volume
material
dead 28
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Cargo was sea sand. Several sources indicate cargo shifted, but it is pretty clear we dont know what happened. IMO lists cause as Unknown.