Canal Transit Draft Restriction on April 18th, 2016

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We attach hereto Advisory No. A-12-2016 of March 21st.

It will be noted effective April 18th maximum authorized transit draft will be 11.89 meters (39.0 feet) Tropical Fresh Water (deepest point of immersion).

It is also noted that vessels loaded after today March 21st will be required to load to the new draft limitation (39.0 feet TFW).