News

Onboard Project looking at digital skills in the ports and logistics sector recognised for good practice

The Onboard Project celebrated the first year of implementation at the end of 2018, being recognised...

Government announces historic commitment to UK marine industry

The UK Government recently launched Maritime 2050, their first ever long-term strategy to support an...

Events

DIT South East Finance for Export, 25th March 2019, Gatwick

Export finance helps your business to grow without having to take on other investments or having add...

British Marine Expo, 26th and 27th March 2019, Southampton

The British Marine Expo 2019 promises two days of inspiration, education and engagement in the dynam...

Background:

Marine South East has been trading since 2005 as a not-for-profit marine sector organisation interacting with more than 2000 businesses across the marine and maritime sectors. In the past Marine South East has been particularly focused on the South East of England but it is now working actively with other strong UK maritime regions as well as in extensively as Europe and further afield.

Aims

Marine South East consists of a small team that aim to:

  • Increase productivity through innovation
  • Increase market share through supply chain analysis
  • Encourage clusters, networks and joint ventures
  • Increase market share through promotion of business support services, clusters, networking and joint ventures
  • Develop cross sectoral collaborations to improve innovation, research and development
  • Help raise the profile of the marine industry both regionally, nationally and internationally
  • Develop workforce development, skills, training and apprentice initiatives