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Wuhan coronavirus: Tanker from Japan under quarantine with 7 crew

Christian Fernsby |
Chemical tanker Awasan Pioneer with cargo of caustic soda has interrupted her voyage to Kendawangan, Ketapang Regency, southwest Kalimantan.

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Topics: WUHAN    CORONAVIRUS    TANKER    JAPAN    QUARANTINE   

The ship was ordered to stop at Pontianak anchorage, western Kalimantan.

She was anchored off Pontianak on Feb 2, and remains at anchor, being put under quarantine.

7 out of 22 crew were reported to have coronavirus-like symptoms: fever, weakness, cough and sore throat.

Tanker arrived from Shunan port, Japan.


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