We have received reports that the " STELLAR DAISY ", a 1993 built bulk carrier flying the Marshall Islands flag, is believed to have sunk off Uraguay. A distress signal was reportedly sent Friday evening. Two crew members have been reported found in a lifeboat, with others believed still missing although search operations are on-going.
It is carrying a cargo loaded in Brazil and was bound for China. The cargo is believed to be iron ore.
So far as any recovery is concerned, we have identified the vessel's P&I Club. Urgent steps will obviously be required to get security for any recovery claim.
If you would like assistance in dealing with any claims for recovery of your losses, please do contact us.
Vessel: "STELLAR DAISY"
Casualty date:1st April 2017
Casualty type: Believed sunk
Vessel type: Bulk Carrier
Year built: 1993
Voyage to/from: From Brazil to China
Cargo: Iron ore
Vessel IMO number: 9038725