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.



Casualty date:1st April 2017

Casualty type: Believed sunk

Vessel type: Bulk Carrier

Year built: 1993

GRT: 148431

Voyage to/from: From Brazil to China

Cargo: Iron ore

Vessel IMO number: 9038725