Maiden voyage of HMM Algeciras #2-Busan-berth
published on 10 June 2020 - 72
'HMM Algeciras' at its second Asian port destination; HPNT in Busan New Port Steadily filling up around Asian ports prior to her transit westbound towards N. Europe
Video Maiden voyage of HMM Algeciras #3-Busan-loading
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