July 30, 2020


  • A significant decrease in the number of total ship losses, showing an overall improvement in safety: 41 losses in 2019 against an annual average of 95 losses over the past 10 years
  • But… an increase in the number of incidents recorded on board ships (+ 5% compared to 2018)
  • An increase in incidents on ro-ro ships (including PCTC)
  • Potential effects of the pandemic on investments in safety and maintenance