A Tanker Spills Million Barrels of Oil To Yellow Sea
An accident took place near Quingdao port on Tuesday. Communist China denied any information.
Communist China’s Shandong Maritime Safety Administration confirmed on Tuesday that the tanker A Symphony, carrying around 1 million barrels of oil, has spilled oil in the Yellow Sea.
The Suezmax tanker was last seen near the Qingdao port, live shipping data on Refinitiv Eikon showed.
The tanker last called at Linggi International Transhipment Hub, near Malacca in peninsular Malaysia, earlier this month, the data showed.
The 272 metre-long and 46 metre-wide oil tanker was sold in May 2019 to its new owners Symphony Shipholding SA and NGM Energy, Equasis data showed.
Communist China authorities refused to comment on the accident.