New project investigating how Earth Observation can enable Blue Economy Growth

Marine South East is partner in a new European funded project looking at international markets and t...

Take advantage of local Degree Apprentices to upskill your staff at minimal cost

Degree Apprentices were launched by the Government last year; they allow employees to work while st...


Innovation South Showcase; 27th March 2018, Farnborough

Innovate UK has come together with Innovation South to offer a free one day showcase event where bus...

DIT South East, Doing Business in China, 10th April 2018, Maistone

Join this Department for International Trade (DIT) South East roadshow to see how you can grow your ...


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.


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