March 29th – Grounding San Lorenzo

March 29th 2020

Grounding San Lorenzo

mv AG VALOR at Km 401 River Parana

In view of the ongoing developing situation and different communications and instructions being issued by Sanitary Authorities of the Argentine Government we have chosen to send a consolidated daily report at the closing of working hours with an update of the day’s news.

In addition to our previously updated previous message (below).

The mv AG VALOR remains grounded at Km 401 of the River Paraná (slightly south of Rosario Roads).

The area was surveyed by CoastGuard at first light this morning and navigation is now permitted.

Outside Salvage has not yet been organized.


The mv AG VALOR, loaded with about 27,000 mt agriproducts from San Lorenzo, COFCO PGSM berth downriver to Recalada grounded at Kilometer 401 (slightly south of Rosario Roads) on March 29th at 2335 hours.

Navigation both up and down River is obstructed.

The vessel is trying to free from grounding under her own power.

Will keep you posted.

Best regards,
Antares Servicios Maritimos S.A.

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