Shandong Fleet Management Limited, the manager of the bulk carrier, Wheat Weifang (81,200 dwt, built 2020) report the vessel went aground near Guishan anchorage, Pearl River estuary, China at approx. 1500 3 Feb 2021.
All the crew members are reported safe and well and there is no reported pollution.
The company is in contact with all the appropriate authorities who are responding. Tug support has been arranged.
Further information will be provided once available.
For further information, please contact Nick Roe MTI Network Asia Ltd, Nick.Roe@mtinetwork.com / +852 9081 1087