Bulk carrier APELLIS arrest
Bulk carrier APELLIS reported arrested on June 20 in Beihai, China, according to the Beihai Court ruling, for unpaid repair bill. Vessel underwent maintenance repairs at Zhoushan Yard in November 2015, total repairs cost was $408,000. Owner paid $241,000, but failed to pay $166,000 balance. Vessel’s AIS track is absent since May 2016.