Aquatera Ltd, 2019, Completed for Scottish Enterprise
The Blue Economy presents a considerable opportunity for Scottish companies and organisations to 2030, provided they can readily identify the sectors that are likely to experience strong growth. This report investigates what the Blue Economy can be defined as and the growth potential for the main sectors within this definition. This will give some comparison between sectors as well as an indication of the whole Blue Economy’s potential.The report covers each sector in detail highlighting the global, EU, UK and Scottish statistics for gross value added (“GVA”), employment and growth potential out to 2030. The report gives commentary on each sector’s potential and the rationale for the growth estimates.