79 ships scrapped in South East Asia in the third quarter

A total of 113 ships were sold for shipbreaking in the third quarter, according to the most recent report from NGO Shipbreaking Platform. Several fatal accidents occurred in India .

Beaching in Alang, India | Photo: IMO

79 ships were scrapped on beaches in South East Asia in the third quarter of this year.

This is equivalent to almost 70 percent of all vessels sold for shipbreaking in the quarter, shows the latest report from the NGO Shipbreaking Platform.

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