Boxship COSCO FUKUYAMA collided with tanker GAO CHENG 2, Ningbo
Container ship COSCO FUKUYAMA collided with product tanker GAO CHENG 2 in the afternoon May 6, in Xiashimen Channel, Ningbo-Zhoushan port. Tanker struck boxship at portside, COSCO FUKUYAMA suffered serious damage, hull was breached. Tanker understood to suffer bow damage. COSCO FUKUYAMA is to undertake repairs at Zhoushan Ship Repair Yard. Vessel was anchored on a road north of Hengdao island, as of 1630 UTC May 10 was still at anchor, awaiting repairs.