Please note that today Sep 18th / 0835 hrs MV Agia Eleni, loaded with abt 29,000 MT Maize bound to Cuba with a sailing draft of 9,90 meters, went aground at left margin of km 342.5 Paraná River obstructing partially the navigation channel.

For the moment, navigation has been restricted by Coast Guard, until a further study of the situation is carried out by Coast Guard.

Being 19/Sep, tugboat Tumbador I is in the zone assisting with refloating maneuvers while a second tugboat (Coopor Estibador I, appointed by owners) is arriving today 19/Sep at 1400 lt, in order to provide additional assistance.