IMB ICC Live Piracy & Armed Robbery Report 2016
Last 7 days
12.05.2016: 2150 LT: Posn: 10:11.3N – 064:47.0W, Port Jose Anchorage, Barcelona, Venezuela.
Four robbers armed with steel pipes boarded an anchored LPG tanker. Duty crew on routine rounds noticed the robbers and raised the alarm. Seeing the alerted crew the robbers escaped. A search was carried out by the crew. Ship's stores were reported stolen. Incident reported to VTS.
09.05.2016: 2106 LT: Posn: 10:11N – 107:04E, Mui Vung Tau Anchorage, Vietnam.
Robbers boarded an anchored container ship and stole ship’s stores. The alarm was raised and the robbers escaped. Port control informed.