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CPO tanker hijacked

This article was originally published in The Public Ledger

A MALAYSIAN oil tanker laden with a shipment of crude palm oil (CPO) has been hijacked by pirates in the Gulf ofAden.The tanker had 39 crew on board and was carrying 32,000 tonnes of CPO, according to shipping firm MISC, which owns the vessel. It was heading for Rotterdam after setting out from Sumatra, Indonesia.



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