A serious fire onboard the ultra-large containership Maersk Honam in the Arabian Sea has left four seafarers missing.
NITC says the tanker Sanchi ablaze off Shanghai is unlikely to sink, as rescue service try and contain the fire.
Five people have died and one has been injured following a fatal fire incident that occurred at a ASL Marine shipyard in Batam, Indonesia.
Containers on an APL operated boxship off South Africa are on fire as firefighting tugs tackle the blaze.
One of the most serious ferry accidents in Indonesia in recent years has resulted the confirmed deaths of 23 with at least 17 others still missing. The Zahro Express, which was carrying New Years' Day revellers to the resort island of Pulau Tidung in Jakarta's Pulau Seribu (Thousand Islands) area caught fire and exploded at 9.20am after departing from the Muara Angke Port.
Singapore firefighters have extinguished a fire that broke out on a large cargo barge berthed at Sembcorp Marine shipyard in Tuas, Singapore, reports said.