STX Pan Ocean Says Leak Found on Mega-Ship Vale Beijing at Brazilian Port

STX Pan Ocean Co. said a leak was found in a ballast tank on the Vale Beijing while cargo was being loaded onto the vessel.

The South Korean company is looking into the cause and plans to move the ship for repairs, it said in an e-mailed response to Bloomberg. The leak was first reported by the O Globo newspaper.

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