The Ever Given container was anchored after it was displaced after blocking a key waterway on March 29.
A spokesman for the owners of the giant cargo ship, which blocked the Suez Canal in March, said on Wednesday that an agreement in principle had been reached in a compensation dispute with the canal management.
Work was underway to finalize the signed settlement agreement as soon as possible, պայմանավորված Arrangements for the release of the Ever Given ship would be taken after the formalities are resolved. This is stated in a statement by Stan Marine Faz Peermohamed.
The Ever Given container was anchored in the lake between the two sections of the canal after it was displaced on March 29. It stood on the ground for six days, blocking hundreds of ships and disrupting world trade.
The Suez Canal Authority (Suez Canal Authority) has demanded $ 916 million in compensation for rescue efforts, reputation damage and lost revenue, before publicly reducing the claim to $ 550 million.
The Japanese owners of Ever Given Shoei Kisen ապահով its insurers have challenged the lawsuit պահ the possession of the ship by an Egyptian court.
SCA lawyer Khaled Abu Bakr told a court hearing on Sunday that the ship’s owners had made a new offer of compensation and that negotiations were continuing.