Is the Suez Canal open? Boost for Ever Given ship rescue after major breakthrough

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Is the Suez Canal open? Boost for Ever Given ship rescue after major breakthrough

More than 320 ships have been blocked from travelling down the passage, carrying everything from oil to live animals.And with the blockage now reac

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More than 320 ships have been blocked from travelling down the passage, carrying everything from oil to live animals.

And with the blockage now reaching its sixth day, there are concerns this could spark major disruption to global trade.

Jennifer Bisceglie, CEO of supply chain risk management firm Interos, warned: “If the ship were to remain stuck for another week it could cause massive delays in the delivery of products, and every second of delay leaves billions of dollars’ worth of disruptions on the line.”

However, the rescue operation has finally reached a breakthrough in attempts to free the grounded ship.



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