The ship is a bulk carrier with a cargo of American coal to Ukraine seriously damaged the port “southern” near Odessa. On Sunday, October 15, according to the portal Odessa.net.ua.
The incident occurred on October 12. A ship with a displacement over 100 thousand tons crashed into a pier due to pilot error. The damage reaches hundreds of millions of hryvnia.
The publication notes that because of the accident of the deep state, the port may be closed for the reception of coal for a long time, up to one year. Probably, the goods will be sent to nearby private enterprise.
At the time of writing, the website of the port information about the incident is missing.
September 13 commercial port “Yuzhny” has received the first batch of American coal with a volume of 62 thousand tons. In June, the President of the United States Donald trump said the United States intends to sell coal to Ukraine and other interested countries.
In March 2017 coal supplies from the breakaway DPR and LPR to Ukraine were completely halted due to the blockade of roads and Railways, which staged Ukrainian nationalists. Later in the same month Kiev has imposed a total truck transport blockade of the breakaway republics.