From January 14 onwards, the bunkering operations in the Port of Malta were suspended due to strong winds.
A spokesperson for the Malta port authority has announced the suspension of bunkering operations due to strong winds causing high swells and more strong winds have been forecasted.
Operations to resume soon
The spokesperson further added that the operations are expected to resume soon once the speed of wind subsides by Tuesday evening.
A local supplier at the port mirrored the words of the spokesperson who testified that the weather is severe and no operations were being carried out at the anchorage.