Shipbuilding - Marine engineering

Marine industry

Marine industry and shipbuilding are generally concentrated in the port areas of the country.

Marine industry activities include all the aspects related to port facilities in infrastructure and other shipbuilding.

Shipbuilding - Marine engineering

Shipbuilding or marine engineering is for its part, reserved exclusively for shipyards which are large companies with regard to ships freight (cargo ships, container ships, oil …) and passenger ships. These buildings are now only cruise and it is a growing market.

The competition is rough, however, between the European yards and Asian shipyards; production costs of the latter being much lower.

Part of the activity also building boats used for recreational boating, sailboats. This activity is, by its size, better spread in the territory.