Media: MSC is infiltrated by drug cartel – carrier denies allegations

MS has been used to smuggle cocaine by a Balkan-based drug ring and now faces fining of upwards of USD 700m, writes Bloomberg. MSC denies allegations.
In June 2019, the MSC vessel was detained by authorities following the 20 ton cocaine bust. | Photo: 19175746336798
In June 2019, the MSC vessel was detained by authorities following the 20 ton cocaine bust. | Photo: 19175746336798

World-leading container carrier MSC with Danish national chief exec Søren Toft at the helm is facing allegations from Bloomsberg Businessweek claiming that the carrier is infiltrated by Balkan drug traffickers.

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