The Cargo Letter

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Section A: Trade, Financial & Inland News | Section B: FF World Air News |
Section C: FF World Ocean News | Section D: FF in Cyberspace |
Section E: The Forwarder Broker World

OUR "C" Section: FF World Ocean News

4. FF World Ocean Briefs


5. The Cargo Letter Cargo Damage Dispatches 

Visit our new Vessel Casualties & Pirate Activity Database ......... where daily updates of these ship news are posted. Stay up to date!

We're sorry, but there were so many sinkings, explosions, pirate attacks, fires, cargo mishaps, artillery battles on the water & other disasters at sea that we do not have room to print even the highlights this month. Manypeople lost their lives at sea this month!!  But you can read all this month's disasters at our special Internet web feature which provides full details of each event. 

Bookmark the site and visit every day! Thousands of visitors can't be wrong!

SPECIAL NOTE:  The Cargo Letter Website has dramatic U.S. Navy photos of USS Cole disaster.  Please all view the dramatic pictures at our special "Gallery of Cargo Loss" website feature.

NOTE: The historic dangers of carriage by sea continue to be quite real.  Shippers must be encouraged to purchase high quality marine cargo insurance from their freight forwarder or customs broker. It's dangerous out there.

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Written from wire stories, the Associated Press, Reuters, Hong Kong Shipping News Lloyds & other world sources.