Operators of the APL Scotland Voy 068 have advised that a crew member has tested positive for COVID-19 on docking at Qingdao port.
This information has only come to light in the last hours and we are awaiting further updates on the impact to the vessels schedule including:
- what they will do with cargo already laden onboard;
- changes to future port calls or whether the vessel will be replaced while in quarantine
Recent COVID-19 impacted vessels have been caught up for a number of weeks to complete deep cleaning programmes and have authorities release from quarantine. It is going to cause disruption and we will update you with more information as soon as possible.