2018 Amver Business Report

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  • 113 Amver Cases Reported

  • 82 Survivors Rescued

  • 43 Lives Assisted

  • Peak number of ships on plot: 8,543. Daily average plot: 7,260.

  • Amver award recipients total 8,453 ships.

  • 99 ships from 25 countries were diverted.

  • 25 ships either saved or assisted lives at sea.
Cumulative Statistics:
Number of Survivors Rescued
82
Number of Ships on Average Daily Plot
7,260
Ships Receiving Participation Awards
8,453
Highest Daily Number of Ships Onplot
8,543
Lives Saved by Countries
Nation (Ownership, Not By Flag) Number of Lives Saved
United States
35
Greece
18
Great Britain
6
Bermuda
4
Chile
4
Monaco
4
Israel
3
South Korea
3
Japan
2
Sweden
2
Germany
1
Lives Saved by Ships:
Vessel Number of
Survivors
Rescued
Vessel Number of
Survivors
Rescued
M/V STENA CRYSTAL SKY
2
M/V EXPRESS BERLIN
1
M/V SEAWAYS RUBYMAR
4
M/V NORDIC WOLVERINE
2
M/V SBI SAMPSON
4
M/V ZIM NIGBO
3
M/V DESERT SPRING
3
M/V ASIAN DYNASTY
3
M/V TORM RESILIENCE
4
M/V BW NILE
4
M/V DOLFIJNGRACHT
1
M/V OMIROS L
2
M/V ARPEGGIO
1
M/V NYK NEBULA
1
M/V ARKADIA
12
M/V MAERSK HARTFORD
35
Top Ten Countries Earning Awards
Nation Number of Awards
Greece
2,009
Singapore
1,249
Hong Kong
758
United States
744
Germany
593
Japan
463
Great Britain
397
Norway
293
United Arab Emirates
291
India
255
FACTS:
Greece became the first country to earn more than 2000 AMVER awards with a total of 2009.

The monthly AMVER on-plot average was more than 8,000 ships for three months in 2018 for the first time in AMVER history.