MSC Elaine

Instruct Us
Name MSC Elaine
Date 09 January 2023
Year of Build 2009
Casualty type Grounded
Vessel Type Container Carrier - VT UCC

* We have received reports that container ship MSC Elaine experienced a loss of control and ran aground on departure from Gioia Tauro Port, Italy, on 9 January 2023.

* In an attempt to refloat the vessel it is reported that she is being assisted by up to four tugs.

*It is possible that General Average, Salvage and associated recovery issues may arise as a result of this casualty.

*We recommend that you contact us urgently if you are concerned with any cargo on board this vessel so that we can immediately start taking steps to protect your interests.

MSC Elaine