An info-graphic released by UK economics forecaster Oxford Economics shows the economic value of EU Shipping industry.
An info-graphic previously published by PTI shows the size of the 2M alliance, consisting of Maersk Line and MSC and the details of the joint-alliance.
As of 2014, the EU controlled shipping fleet accounted for around 450 million tonnes, which includes 60% of the world’s containerships.
Its direct economic impact is around US$6.6bn in taxable revenue, of which the average GDP per worker is around $58,000.
See below for the info-graphic:
(Source: Oxford Economics Ltd)