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ZIM Customer Update – Containers Overboard

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ZIM Customer Update – Containers Overboard

Below is a direct message from ZIM customer service regarding overboard containers.

Regarding MV ZIM KINGSTON V12N encountered heavy sea conditions while on its way from Pusan to Vancouver which led to containers falling overboard, later on several containers on board the vessel and some caught fire.

Based on the current information we have received from the Vessel Owner it seems your container no. as per below is still on board the vessel:

ZCSU6514291 GLDU3876493 ZIMU1109470 TCNU4244382
ZCSU7278307 ZCSU8947027 ZCSU7068297 TGBU5761306
BSIU9752433 ZCSU7525644 ZCSU7530635 DBOU5200636
TCNU5409620 ZCSU8990390 TGBU7069365
JXLU6696405 CAIU9224370 GCXU5066148
ZCSU7565858 GAOU6089927 TGBU5497976
TCNU8116121 ZCSU8481279 FCIU8915713
ZCSU2604062 ZIMU3031684 ZCSU7534517
FSCU4908314 ZIMU1434947 TCKU6751041
FCIU4104174 TRHU3220287 TCLU5965241


At this point in time, it is not possible to confirm if it has been damaged or not. Once the vessel will be approved for berth, and surveys will take place we will be able to provide further information.

We once more apologize for any inconvenience caused due to this incident.

Our Customer Service team is available to assist you with any further inquiries.

Source: ZIM International Shipping Lines

About ZIM:
In the fast-changing shipping world, ZIM Integrated Shipping Services has set itself apart as an independent carrier with a fresh, unique approach.

ZIM’s strategy as a global niche carrier offers distinctive advantages to customers worldwide. We have created a smart, efficient network that ensures stable, reliable services; and we have made it our mission to focus on the needs of our customers, which stand at the heart of all our decisions.

ZIM operates in select trades, where it has a competitive advantage and where it can provide superior service. In these trades, ZIM is a significant player with a sizable market share. We maintain a flexible partnership approach with other major carriers, and our new line structure is a much-needed alternative to customers concerned about the current alliance-dominated market.

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