Piracy Report

The following is a list of areas where an actual attack took place in the period 3 - 9 June 2008, as reported by the International Maritime Bureau (IMB) Piracy Reporting Centre. A more detailed description of each incident can be found in the IMB website.


Suspicious craft / Attempted attacks:

07.06.2008: Vicinity of Kepulauan Sangir, Indonesia (03:18.5N-125:05.8E)

05.06.2008: Pointe Noire Anchorage, Congo

04.06.2008: Malaysia (03:05.3N - 104:31.3E)

03.06.2008: Gulf of Aden (12:43.8N – 049:51.5E)


Actual Boardings:

07.06.2008: Lagos tanker berth, Nigeria

04.06.2008: Indonesia (02:36.85N - 105:09.9E)

03.06.2008: Off Anambas, Indonesia (03:24N – 105:31E)

27.05.2008: Singapore Straits (01:06.5 N – 103:45.58 E)


Kindly note that the piracy reports cover all types of ships.


Contact:  Minerva R. Alfonso