Baltic Marine Environment
Protection Commission

Recent Spill Operations

Major Oil Incidents

The below table shows the major oil incidents in the Baltic Sea resulting in an outflow of more than 100 tons of oil.

YearName of shipTons of oil spilledLocation
2003Fu Shan Hai1,200Bornholm, Denmark/Sweden
2001Baltic Carrier2,700Kadetrenden, Denmark
1998Nunki100 (m3)Kalundborg Fjord, Denmark
1995Hual Trooper180The Sound, Sweden
1990Volgoneft1,000Karlskrona, Sweden