29 10, 2018

Record-low hijackings yet danger persists in Gulf of Guinea, shows latest global piracy report

2019-01-07T17:05:45+02:00October 29th, 2018|News|

total of 156 incidents of piracy and armed robbery against ships were reported to the ICC International Maritime Bureau’s (IMB) Piracy Reporting Centre (PRC) in the first nine months of 2018 compared to 121 for the same period in 2017.

25 07, 2016

Sea piracy drops to 21-year low, IMB reports

2016-11-18T11:48:51+02:00July 25th, 2016|News|

Piracy and armed robbery at sea has fallen to its lowest levels since 1995, despite a surge in kidnappings off West Africa, according to a new report from the International Chamber of Commerce’s International Maritime Bureau (IMB). IMB's global piracy report shows 98 incidents in the first half of 2016, compared with 134 for the [...]