Found 59 posts for: "cattle"


Tuesday, March 23, 2021
Shipping

Spain Orders Slaughter of More Than 1,600 Cattle on Second Livestock Ship

MADRID, March 22 (Reuters) – Spain on Monday ordered the slaughter of 1,610 cattle which have been stuck aboard the Elbeik livestock ship since December, just weeks after hundreds of...

March 23, 2021
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Friday, September 4, 2020
Cattle Ship Chief Engineer
Lifesaving Incidents

‘I am praying’: Cattle Ship Captain’s Texts As Typhoon Builds

by Martin Petty (Reuters) – The last time Marielle June Chunanon heard from her partner Dante Addug aboard the storm-struck Gulf Livestock 1, he told her he was frightened, and...

September 4, 2020
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Cattle Ship Liferaft
Lifesaving Incidents

Third Cattle Ship Crewmember Is Rescued

by Akiko Okamoto (Reuters) – A third mariner from a ship that capsized this week off Japan with more than 40 crew and a cargo of cattle on board was...

September 4, 2020
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Tuesday, October 6, 2015
Maritime News

Thousands of Cattle May Have Died After Livestock Carrier Capsizes Pierside in Brazil

  A livestock carrier loaded with cattle turned over alongside a pier at the Port of Vila do Conde in Barcarena, Brazil, reportedly killing thousands of cattle. According to local...

October 6, 2015
Total Views: 486

Monday, January 9, 2012
savina al-salaam livestock ship
Incidents

Don’t Have a Cow, Man! Pirates Release Ship Carrying 3,620 Heads of Cattle Without Ransom

By JD, Somalia Report Somali pirates released the Indian-flagged Savina al-Salaam and its 16 all-Indian crew without ransom on Thursday, as owners and pirates confirmed to Somalia Report. A representative of the...

January 9, 2012
Total Views: 97

Thursday, April 2, 2009
Blog

Incident Photo of The Week – Cattle vessel grounded on Kings Island

Nearly 300 cows were stuck on board the Mathew Flinders when it ran aground on Kings Island just off of Tasmania, Australia late Monday night.  Initial attempts to refloat the...

April 2, 2009
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Tuesday, April 13, 2021
gulf livestock 1
Shipping

New Zealand to Phase Out Livestock Exports

WELLINGTON, April 14 (Reuters) – New Zealand will cease the export of livestock by sea following a transition period of up to two years, Agriculture Minister Damien O’Connor announced on...

April 13, 2021
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Friday, March 26, 2021
Sheep_Ship Livestock Carrier
Maritime News

Sheep Bake Aboard Ships Waiting For Suez Canal To Reopen

By Michael Hirtzer (Bloomberg) – Of all the millions of tons of cargo that’s piled up in the Suez Canal, none is more delicate than the animals crammed into the hulls...

March 26, 2021
Total Views: 33915

Tuesday, March 9, 2021
Shipping

Greece Delivers Food to Livestock Ship Stuck at Sea for Months

ATHENS, March 9 (Reuters) – Greece will deliver 50 tons of animal feed to the Togo-flagged ElBeik, which has been stuck at sea for nearly three months in the Mediterranean...

March 9, 2021
Total Views: 6322

Thursday, February 25, 2021
Shipping

The Long Trail: After Months at Sea, Spanish Livestock Ship Returns to Port

By Emma Pinedo and Marco Trujillo CARTAGENA, Spain Feb 25 (Reuters) – A shipload of Spanish cattle that had been drifting for months due to concerns over the bovine bluetongue...

February 25, 2021
Total Views: 13255

Tuesday, February 23, 2021
Accidents

Australia Launches Livestock Carrier Inspection Campaign

The Australian Maritime Safety Authority has launched a inspection campaign that will target all livestock carriers departing the country after recent incidents involving the ships. The purpose of the focused...

February 23, 2021
Total Views: 5542

Monday, January 11, 2021
Accidents

Australia Has Unseaworthy Livestock Carrier Hauled Away Along with 2-Year Ban

Maritime authorities in Australia have banned the livestock carrier Barkly Pearl from its waters for two years after the ship was discovered in Australian waters with a hole in its...

January 11, 2021
Total Views: 35951

Monday, December 28, 2020
Ships moored Parana River Port
Shipping

Argentina Agro-Export Companies Improve Labor Deal to End Grains Port Strike

By Jorge Otaola BUENOS AIRES, Dec 27 (Reuters) – Argentina’s influential chamber of soyoil manufacturers and exporters on Sunday spiced up an offer to striking workers, seeking to end a...

December 28, 2020
Total Views: 1372

Sunday, December 27, 2020
Ships at anchor in Santa Fe, Argentina
Shipping

Argentina Calls Meeting to End Grains Ports Strike

By Jorge Otaola BUENOS AIRES, Dec 25 (Reuters) – Argentina is moving to resolve a ports strike that has bogged down agricultural exports from one of the world’s main bread...

December 27, 2020
Total Views: 3619

Friday, November 6, 2020
Maritime News

Shipping Livestock to China is Goal of Sudan’s $140 Million Port

A Chinese-built port for shipping livestock from Sudan’s Red Sea coast will be completed by year-end, the latest African component of Beijing’s Belt and Road Initiative, a Sudanese company official...

November 6, 2020
Total Views: 683

Tuesday, November 3, 2020
Maritime News

Livestock Carrier Runs Into Trouble Off Western Australia

It seems like livestock shipping has dodged another black eye A livestock carrier that had run into trouble and was listing has made safely it to port in Western Australian...

November 3, 2020
Total Views: 470

Friday, October 23, 2020
Sheep_Ship Livestock Carrier
News

New Zealand Cracks Down On Livestock Ships

by Praveen Menon (Reuters) – New Zealand on Friday said it had introduced new requirements for the safe transport of livestock, after a cattle ship capsized in the East China...

October 23, 2020
Total Views: 284

Friday, October 16, 2020
Offshore

US Oil Majors Shift Cash From Trump To Biden

By Liz Hampton Oct 16 (Reuters) – The two largest U.S. energy firms, Chevron Corp CVX.N and Exxon Mobil Corp XOM.N, have increased their share of campaign donations to Democrats...

October 16, 2020
Total Views: 155

Wednesday, September 16, 2020
gulf livestock 1
Accidents

Under Pressure, Shipowner Calls for Renewed Search for ‘Gulf Livestock 1’ Survivors

The shipowner of the Gulf Livestock 1 has requested for a renewed search for survivors following pressure from the families of the missing seafarers. In an online news conference on...

September 16, 2020
Total Views: 112

Thursday, September 10, 2020
gulf livestock 1
Maritime News

Search for Gulf Livestock 1 Survivors Officially Suspended – Forty Crew, 5,800 Cows Lost

The search for survivors from the missing Gulf Livestock 1 has been called with two of the vessel’s 43 crew members rescued, according to a statement from the ship owner...

September 10, 2020
Total Views: 155