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SHIP NAME: Zhong Chang 118 KEY: NUM. ENTRIES: 2
source INTERCARGO
type A
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material
dead
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In ballast for loading at Boasteel Terminal. Mouth of Yangtze River. 29 crew rescued within 20 minutes from the river. Collided with other bulk carrier, Fu Zhou, sinking in an upright position. Intention is to salvage the vessel. No reported pollution,


source CTX
type C
volume
material
dead 0
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Local sources say loaded with 41,046 tons of iron ore whigh makes more sense. Some sources indicate the ship was returned to service.