There are five foreign-owned cargo ships loading raw logs from Vancouver Island ports this week.
The Oriente Crest (Panama) is loading logs Tuesday through Saturday at Kultas Cove, and on Sunday in Port Alberni.(Photographed in Astoria, Oregon.)
The IVS Kawana (Singapore) began loading logs in Crofton last week, and it finishes there on Tuesday. (Photographed in Bay of Bengal, 2010.)
The Ocean Harmony (Singapore) is loading logs at Harmac on Monday and Tuesday. (Photographed in New Westminster, BC.)
The Ocean Hope (Vanuatu) is loading logs at Harmac Wednesday and Thursday. (Photographed in New Westminster, BC.)
The Cape Moreton (Hong Kong) arrives on Sunday at Kultas Cove. (Photographed in South Adelaide, Australia.)