A tug boat attempts to free the Ever Given, which has run aground in the Suez Canal. Photo: Handout A tug boat attempts to free the Ever Given, which has run aground in the Suez Canal. Photo: Handout
A tug boat attempts to free the Ever Given, which has run aground in the Suez Canal. Photo: Handout

Suez Canal blockage could see goods being shipped to Hong Kong delayed by at least three weeks, industry figures warn

  • The 200,000 tonnes Ever Given ran aground on Tuesday blocking the link between Asia and Europe
  • An estimated US$400 million per hour in trade is being held up by the ship

Topic |   Hong Kong economy
A tug boat attempts to free the Ever Given, which has run aground in the Suez Canal. Photo: Handout A tug boat attempts to free the Ever Given, which has run aground in the Suez Canal. Photo: Handout
A tug boat attempts to free the Ever Given, which has run aground in the Suez Canal. Photo: Handout
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