Ever Given’s Insurers Blame Suez Canal For Controlling Ship’s Speed Before Grounding

EVER GIVEN Successfully Refloated, Normal Transits Of Suez Canal Resume

The speed of the Ever Given, a container ship that blocked the Suez Canal earlier in March was being controlled by the Egyptian waterway’s operator when it got stuck, the ship’s insurer confirmed on Thursday.

The Shoei Kisen-owned, one of the world’s largest container ships ‘Ever Given’ is still being held as the owner and the Suez Canal Authority (SCA) continues compensation talks. The final court verdict is now set for June 20.

Ever Given’s insurers and owners have disputed the container ship’s...


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