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MOL Charisma refloated after grounding in SE Asia

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Containership MOL Charisma has been successfully refloated following a grounding between Vung Tau, Vietnam and Singapore.

Ocean Network Express (ONE) said the 2007-built, MOL Charisma had run aground on 5 July evening while sailing from Vung Tau to Singapore. The container line said the vessel was successfully refloated on the morning of 6 July. The were no injuries or oil spill as a result of the incident.

The MOL Charisma is deployed on ONE’s East Coast 5 Service.

“We are currently waiting for the vessel owner's assessment of the vessel condition and will advise further regarding her schedule and cargo arrangements once more information is available,” ONE said in a customer advisory.

In September last year the MOL Charisma suffered a cargo fire off Sri Lanka.

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