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Watch: Chemical cargo catches fire on ship in Thai port

More than 130 people were transferred to hospital, after an explosion and fire onboard the South Korean container ship ‘KMTC Hong Kong’ while berthed in Thailand’s eastern Laem Chabang port on Saturday. Video footage depicts the magnitude of the fire.

Watch: Hutchison Ports Thailand welcomes its largest ship ever

Hutchison Ports Thailand recently welcomed the container ship ‘ONE Columba’, the largest vessel to ever call Terminal D at Laem Chabang Port. The ship, owned by the Japanese joint venture Ocean Network Express (ONE), with a total length of 364 meters and a total gross tonnage of 145,647 tons, became also the largest container vessel ever to call at Laem Chabang Port in Thailand.  

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