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Press Release – Platform publishes list of ships dismantled worldwide in 2016

The list of all ships dismantled around the world in 2016, which the NGO Shipbreaking Platform has compiled and analysed, shows no improvements of the shipping industry’s management of its end-of-life vessels.

1 February 2017 | Press Release – Platform publishes list of ships dismantled worldwide in 2016

25 January 2017 | Platform News – ‘With Bare Hands’: an immersive journey into the problems of shipbreaking

10 January 2017 | Platform News – Fire on Greek ship raises death toll in Pakistan

20 December 2016 | Platform News – No more dead workers!

15 December 2016 | Press Release – Danish opposition parties call on Government to stop beaching of Maersk vessels

12 December 2016 | Platform News – Worker killed in yard breaking German-owned container ship “Viktoria Wulff”

17 November 2016 | Platform publishes South Asia Quarterly Update #11

2 November 2016 | Press Release – NGOs denounce dangerous working conditions after major explosion at Gadani shipbreaking yard in Pakistan killing at least 21 workers

28 October 2016 | Platform News – Maersk incited business partner to opt for worst breaking practices for 14 ships

27 October 2016 | Platform News – Maersk involved in illegal toxic waste trafficking