U-Sea Colonsay

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Name: U-Sea Colonsay
Owner: Canpotex
Operator: U-Sea Bulk
Port of registry: Panama
Builder: Imabari Shipbuilding
Status: Active
General characteristics
Tonnage: 60,000

The U-Sea Colonsay is a bulk cargo carrier owned by Canpotex of Canada, primarily used for the transport of potash between Canada and destinations in Asia. The ship made its maiden voyage on October 2011 from Japan to Vancouver; it is named after the Colonsay Potash Mine in Province of Saskatchewan, where some of the potash it carries originates.[1] This ship is one of nine vessels to be built for a joint venture operated by U-SEA and Canpotex.[2] The vessel was built by Imabari Shipbuilding [3]


  1. ^ "North Van to see new jobs from potash trade". Business Today. 9 November 2011. Retrieved 2011-11-10. 
  2. ^ Arrives in Vancouver for Maiden voyage
  3. ^ "U-SEA COLONSAY Sets Sail". iStockAnalyist. 24 October 2011. Retrieved 2011-11-10.