TITLE

Piracy attacks continue to fall

AUTHOR(S)
Hui, Cheok Soh; Gibson, Jane
PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;1/29/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 51, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article discusses findings of a research by the International Maritime Bureau, which revealed that attacks against chemical and off product tankers declined in 2006, amid increased patrols and greater awareness among ship owners and governments. This is the third straight year that global piracy attacks have fallen, although countries such as Bangladesh, Nigeria and Indonesia remain vulnerable.
ACCESSION #
23977785

 

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