Guide to counter Piracy and Armed Robbery in Asia

The ReCAAP Information Sharing Centre (ReCAAP ISC), in collaboration with the working group composed of representatives from the Asian Shipowners’ Association (ASA), Singapore IFC, Singapore Shipping Association (SSA), INTERTANKO, Oil Companies International Marine Forum (OCIMF) and the S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies (RSIS), has released the second version* of its regional guide to counter piracy and armed robbery against ships in Asia.

This regional guide includes updated information such as the modus operandi of different types of offenders and contact information for relevant agencies. It is designed to assist the owner/operator/captain and crew operating in Asia to adopt appropriate measures to avoid, deter or delay unauthorized attacks and boardings.

*1st version in 2016