Somali Piracy By The Numbers

25 Apr

Everything you need to know, in one awesome graphic, courtesy of

Average ransom: $4.97 million (which explains why piracy is a growth industry)

Percent of piracy hijackings which nab non-commercial vessels (like cruising sailors): 15%

Click "Read More" to go to graphic…

(Click image for full-res view):


More from the AIM Marine Group