Worldwide ship losses by vessel type 2008-2017

Number of losses of ships worldwide between 2008 and 2017, by vessel type

Worldwide ship losses by vessel type 2008-2017 The statistic shows ship losses worldwide between 2008 and 2017, by vessel type. During this period, the number of tug boat losses came to 59. In 2017, the most perilous regions included the waters off the Southeast Asian coast, as well as East Mediterranean and Black Sea waters.
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Number of losses of ships worldwide between 2008 and 2017, by vessel type

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Number of losses
Cargo ships471
Fishing vessels174
Bulk carriers98
Passenger ships68
Tug boats59
Chemical and product tankers58
Ro-ro ships45
Container ships40
Offshore and supply vessels23
Dredgers16
Tankers16
Barges12
LPG tankers5
Others39
Unknown vessels5
Number of losses
Cargo ships471
Fishing vessels174
Bulk carriers98
Passenger ships68
Tug boats59
Chemical and product tankers58
Ro-ro ships45
Container ships40
Offshore and supply vessels23
Dredgers16
Tankers16
Barges12
LPG tankers5
Others39
Unknown vessels5
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The statistic shows ship losses worldwide between 2008 and 2017, by vessel type. During this period, the number of tug boat losses came to 59. In 2017, the most perilous regions included the waters off the Southeast Asian coast, as well as East Mediterranean and Black Sea waters.
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