Emilio Mitre Canal Collision
The 225 meter long, 75200 dwt bulk freighter Thisseas and the 89 meter long, 2950 dwt freighter Plata Feeder collided on the Emilio Mitre Cana near Buenos Aires, Argentina. The Thisseas was heading down the canal after loading cargo at Renova when it collided with the Plata Feeder. Both vessels suffered only minor damage. No reports of injuries or pollution released. Both vessels proceeded to anchorage off Buenos Aires to be inspected.