Publication of The Word Merchant Fleet in 2018 - Statistics from Equasis. Equasis are pleased to be able to publish the annual Statistics Report - The Word Merchant Fleet in 2018 - Statistics from Equasis . This report provides a picture of the world s merchant fleet derived from the data contained in the Equasis database. The document analyses the make up of the fleet and its performance, grouping the statistics into themes that are of interest to the shipping industry and the regulators. These include statistics related to the Classification Societies, the P&I Organisations, port State control, Industry Vetting Programmes and Trade Associations. One major change to the document for this year is that it includes information on over 25,000 Fishing Vessels that have an IMO number. The document can be found on the Statistics page of this website.
News about flags information (IHS Maritime). In accordance with IMO, IHS Maritime has added new flags to replace the current flag of IN DISPUTE as explained below: FALSE: any vessel which transmits, broadcasts, displays, or otherwise engages in the misuse of Flag details which are confirmed by the authorized Flag Administration as not being legally registered under the Flag in question will be designated as False. The False designation shall only be removed upon confirmation by all applicable entities that the designated vessel has met all legal requirements for registration and use of the Flag. For legal reasons we are using the word FALSE, not the word fraudulent.
Data Protection: Equasis is committed to ensuring the security and protection of the personal information that is provided to Equasis, and provides a compliant and consistent approach to data protection. Equasis has always had a robust and effective data protection program in place which complies with Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (General Data Protection Regulation) and abides by data protection principles. Equasis does not hold personal information related to shipping and the only personal information that is held by the database is information pertaining to the set-up of an account which is only used to allow subsequent secure access to the Equasis website. These are not publically available and this information is not collated or processed in any way.
Sveriges Angfartys Assurans Forening
Japan Ship Owners' P&I Association
Russian Maritime Register of Shipping