EU Blue Economy Report editions
The EU Blue Economy Report, covers both established sectors (i.e. those that traditionally contribute to the Blue Economy) and emerging sectors (those for which reliable data are still being developed) across EU Member States.
With regard to skills and education, the report states that there is a lack of well-trained professionals and highly skilled personnel in Blue Economy industries. Some of the key skills trends for the offshore renewable energy sector and the shipbuilding sector, as documented in the MATES report ‘Strategy baseline to bridge the skills gap between training offers and industry demands of the Maritime Technologies value chain’ (2019), are outlined in the report