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Two vessels blown away by storm in Zhoushan

Two vessels docked at two separate shipyards in Zhoushan were blown away by a storm yesterday.

Chen Yang 10, which was under repair at Sinopacific Shipbuilding and Chang Ming Yang, under repair at Daishan Haizhou Shipyard, drifted away from the yards after the storm broke their anchor ropes.

Zhoushan Maritime Safety Administration sent three tugboats for rescue operations and managed to stabilize the two vessels. There were 26 crew onboard Chang Ming Yang, all of them evacuated from the ship safely.

Jason Jiang

Jason is one of the most prolific writers on the diverse China shipping & logistics industry and his access to the major maritime players with business in China has proved an invaluable source of exclusives. Having been working at Asia Shipping Media since inception, Jason is the chief correspondent of Splash and associate editor of Maritime CEO magazine. Previously he had written for a host of titles including Supply Chain Asia, Cargo Facts and Air Cargo Week.
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