Greek and Chinese bulkers Free Neptune and Da Zi Yun collided off Noukachott port, Mauritania
Bulk carriers Free Neptune and Da Zi Yun collided in the evening or late at night June 5 13 off the Noukachott port, Mauritania, Western Africa. Free Neptune reportedly suffered severe damages with ensuing water ingress. Situation seems to be under control into the afternoon June 6, Free Neptune AIS shows vessel is anchored on port’s road. Da Zi Yun latest AIS signal shows that vessel is already under way, proceeding in northern direction at some 12 knots speed.