Containers lost at sea at record low levels

The World Shipping Council (WSC) has released its annual report on containers lost at sea, revealing a significant decrease to 221 boxes lost in 2023.

This marks the lowest number recorded since the survey began in 2008. Despite this improvement, the WSC emphasizes the ongoing necessity for rigorous safety measures and constant vigilance.

  • Reduction in Losses: In 2023, 221 containers were lost at sea out of 250 million transported, down from the previous record low of 661 containers in 2022.
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