About Us

The Maritime Security Centre – Horn of Africa (MSCHOA) aims to provide a service to mariners in the Gulf of Aden, the Somali Basin and off the Horn of Africa. More


FAIRPLAY News feeds


  • VLGC rates edge up again
    October 21, 2014 10:17:00 AM

    A week after falling below $100/tonne, rates to haul LPG on very large gas carriers have once again, exceeded $100/tonne.
  • Largest vehicle terminal coming to East China
    October 21, 2014 9:23:00 AM

    The ro-ro terminal in Dafeng, Jiangsu province, started construction on Monday; it is expected to be East China’s largest vehicle import port once completed.
  • Samsung HI unlikely to reach new order target
    October 21, 2014 9:10:00 AM

    Although the uncertainties about Samsung HI’s (SHI’s) profitability have been eased, the world’s second largest shipbuilder is unlikely to hit its 2014 target for new orders, said analysts in a research note.

Yachting Piracy Bulletin Updated October 2013

Yachting Piracy Bulletin

Somali Piracy warning for YACHTS


BMP4

Best Management Practices

For signed-up users please see Advice To Masters section of the website