VLOC WAKASHIO ran aground off Pointe Desny, southeast Mauritius, at around 1600 UTC Jul 25.
Tanker was en route from Singapore to Tubarao Brazil, ETA Aug 13, in ballast.
She grounded on reef, according to latest information, probably damaged. As of 0730 UTC Jul 26, she was still aground, heavy swell preventing ship’s condition assessment.
VLCC WAKASHIO, IMO 9337119, dwt 203130, built 2007, flag Panama, manager NAGASHIKI SHIPPING CO LTD.