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EU Blue Economy Observatory

Shipbuilding and repair

Overall, Shipbuilding and repair accounted for 7% of the jobs, 9% of the GVA and 5% of the profits in the total EU Blue Economy in 2019. The sector has recovered from the drop experienced in 2012-3 and 2015.

EU Blue Economy Annual Report 2022

Germany leads Shipbuilding and Repair with 17% of jobs and 25% of GVA, followed closely by France and Italy with 14% of jobs each and 21% and 19% of GVA.

EU Blue Economy Report 2022