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    Australian_ Exporter

    Australian Exporter departing Wellington, (No date - photo from Helicopter files)

    Australian Exporter departing Wellington, (No date – photo from Helicopter files). Photograph ┬ęPeter M Stacey.

    1972 by Bremer Vulkan
    Vegesack
    23,486
    1972-1987
    (Ownership registered Australian Coastal Shipping Commission, Melbourne 1972-1974 then Australian Shipping Commission [Australian National Line], Melbourne 1974-1990.) Withdrawn from ACTA service 1987. Arrived Hong Kong 19/10/1990 and subsequently sold 1/12/90 Red Riband Corp. (Triton Shipping), Monrovia, resold later that month to Indian shipbreakers and renamed Ali (VCT)1990. Resold Mediterranean Shipping Co.S.A.,Geneva and renamed MSC Mirella (PAN) 1991- under registered owner Raisun Investments Inc. S.A., Panama. (Sailed Hong Kong 29/12/90 and arrived Durban 31/1/1991 for refitting and repair).