During September 2007 an unusual 225 metre bulker in Ballast Condition – YONG JIA was seen berthed starboard side alongside to DWQ 4 on Friday 14th.
She was built in China by Hudong Zhonghua Shipbuilding Group of Shanghai with Yard no as H1283A ordered on 21st July 1999, keel laid on 18th October 2000, launched on 28th December 2000 and delivered on 30th March 2001. She was 225 metre long with 32.26 metres beam and 19.60 metres draught. She had 6 Holds with Gearless Cargo Handling.
In the afternoon of Sunday 16th September,2007 she was seen leaving Grand Harbour, Malta bound to orders.
On Monday 30th May, 2016 she arrived at Jiangyin, China for scrapping.
YONG JIA operations Husbandry Agent in Malta was Medsea Shipping Agency – http://www.medsea.com.mt
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Published – Thursday 30th December ,2021