On March 20, the 1934 dwt cargo vessel Anh Duy 168 collided with the fishing vessel QNG-98879 TS off Hai Phong, Vietnam. The fishing vessel was struck amidships and quickly filled with water. As the QNG-98879TS sank, the 9 crew on board abandoned ship. All were rescued by the Anh Duy 168 and by another fishing vessel nearby. The 15 tons of fish on board was lost.