Ship in blocked convoy in Suez Canal on move, say source and witness
Port agent GAC said the stranded ship, Ever Given, had been partially refloated and moved alongside the canal bank
24 March, 2021, 05:45 pm
Last modified: 24 March, 2021, 05:45 pm
The head of the canal’s authority said transit fees for all types of ships passing through the canal would remain unchanged in 2021. (File/AFP)
The first ship from a convoy that had been blocked by a stranded vessel in the Suez Canal is on the move, indicating a resumption of traffic in the waterway, a shipping source and witness said on Wednesday.
Port agent GAC said the stranded ship, Ever Given, had been partially refloated and moved alongside the canal bank.
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