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1095. Merchant Vessels--Ships and Tonnage Lost Worldwide

[For merchant vessels of 100 gross tonnage and above (1,791 represents 1,791,000). Excludes ships which have been declared constructive losses but have undergone repair during the year. Loss counted in the year the casualty occurred, providing that information was available at time of relevant publication]

 
SHIPS LOST SHIPS LOST SHIPS LOST GROSS TONNAGE LOST (1,000) GROSS TONNAGE LOST (1,000)
TYPE OF SHIP
1980 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1980 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996
 
   Total 363 267 219 189 193 187 160 221 183 191 171 190 151 1,791 1,611 2,551 1,253 746 611 1,047 1,494 1,166 716 1,532 1,055 836
Tankers 24 19 23 12 9 13 8 13 7 12 16 12 12 707 776 1,385 358 327 135 138 571 332 198 638 172 179
Ore/bulk carriers 1 21 22 20 18 8 12 15 20 13 7 19 19 18 458 405 757 522 133 182 687 574 576 160 590 447 303
General cargo 211 155 128 105 110 92 87 116 81 96 76 88 77 478 363 341 332 227 250 202 300 174 310 237 218 240
Container ships 2 5 2 3 4 2 0 1 4 1 0 0 6 6 41 15 22 26 3 0 2 40 5 0 0 94
Passenger 2 9 0 2 0 2 1 0 2 1 1 2 1 0 112 0 37 0 11 12 0 14 13 4 26 185 0
Fishing 96 66 44 51 60 67 50 69 77 74 58 70 38 30 26 16 19 22 29 20 33 31 39 41 33 20



1 Includes ore/bulk/oil carriers.
2 Includes passenger/cargo ships.

Source: Lloyd's Register of Shipping, London, England, Casualty Return, annual.

http://www.lr.org/



https://allcountries.org/uscensus/1095_merchant_vessels_ships_and_tonnage_lost.html

These tables are based on figures supplied by the United States Census Bureau, U.S. Department of Commerce and are subject to revision by the Census Bureau.

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