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Livestock Carrier With 43 Crew And Thousands Of Cattle Missing Off Japan

Livestock carrier

PortandTerminal.com, September 2, 2020 TOKYO – The Japanese Coast Guard is searching for a livestock carrier after a distress signal was sent from the vessel on Wednesday. The ship is believed to be carrying 43 crew members — 39 from the Philippines, two from New Zealand, and one each from Australia and Singapore. The vessel also reported to be carrying …

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Animals spending weeks at sea in horrific conditions in “old, inferior ships”

Old white rusty livestock ship called Polaris 2

PortandTerminal.com, January 27, 2020 Animal welfare is being put at risk on old converted car carriers and cargo ships that are not built to transport livestock, according to The Guardian. A leading shipping company claims that the live export trade carrying millions of sheep and cattle across the seas each year is plagued by “old” and “inferior” ships that are a …

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