The number of incidents in April. A total of seven incidents (all actual incidents) were reported in Asia in April 2021. All were incidents of armed robbery against ships.
No piracy incident was reported. The ReCAAP ISC is concerned with the continued occurrence of incidents onboard ships while underway in the Singapore Strait.
From 2019 through 2020, there is a sharp increase in the number of incidents of robbery and theft against ships while underway in the Singapore Strait (SS), compared to the period of 2016-2018.