Oldendorff bulker comes unstuck in Parana River

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But navigation in key grain export waterway remains affected following grounding by Johann Oldendorff.

An
Oldendorff
Carriers
bulker
has
been
refloated
in
River
Plate
region,
but
navigation
is
still
impacted
following
the
grounding.

Two
tugs
helped
the
61,000-dwt
Johann
Oldendorff
(built
2014)
refloat
this
morning
at
kilometre
342
of
the
river
near
San
Nicolas,
according
to
shipping
agency
Nabsa.

The
Buenos
Aires
company
reports
that
the
Argentine
coastguard
has
retained
navigation
restrictions
in
the
area
of
the
grounding
to
carry
out
soundings.

Vessels
can
continue
upriver
and
downriver
along
a
secondary
channel,
but

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Eric Martin