Chinese freighter abandoned, drifting

Chinese cargo ship JIN YUAN LUN 6 HAO (flag – China [CN]) issued distress signal requesting immediate assistance, in Guang’ao Bay, off Shantou, Guangdong, China. It happened on April 15. 11 crew abandoned the ship and went into life raft, they’ve been rescued by tanker ZI TONG (flag – China [CN]) half an hour later. JIN YUAN LUN 6 HAO reportedly but not yet confirmed.