Despite salvors having offloading all the fire damaged containers from the containership Yantian Express vessel remains in Freeport, Bahamas, as some shippers have not posted General Average and Salvage security for undamaged containers.
General Average has been declared on the Hapag-Lloyd containership Yantian Express which suffered a container fire on 3 January.
The fire hit Hapag-Lloyd containership Yantian Express is to be towed to Halifax, Nova Scotia.
Fighting is continuing on the Maersk Honam, while the 22 surviving crew members evacuated from the burning containership have safely reached shore.
One of the 23 seafarers evacuated from the burning containerhip Maersk Honam has died, while four remain missing.
A serious fire onboard the ultra-large containership Maersk Honam in the Arabian Sea has left four seafarers missing.