The 114 meter long, 6050 dwt cargo vessel Abis Cadiz caught fire while berthed in Haifa, Israel. The Abis Cadiz arrived in Haifa with a cargo of metal when a fire broke out in the cargo hold. Local fire brigade responded to the scene and was able to extinguish the blaze a short time later. One crewman was injured while evacuating the Abis Cadiz. Damage was reported as being significant.