This report forecasts US shipbuilding shipments in nominal US dollars to 2023. Total output is segmented by type in terms of military self-propelled ship construction, military ship repair, nonpropelled ship construction, nonmilitary self-propelled ship construction, and nonmilitary ship repair.
To illustrate historical trends, total shipments and the various segments are provided in annual series from 2008 to 2018.
The scope of this report encompasses US shipyards; establishments primarily engaged in building boats are excluded. For the purposes of this report, both self-propelled and nonpropelled barges are classified as ships. The value of marine engineering services, such as design and development, is excluded from the scope of this report.
Key macroeconomic indicators are also provided with quantified trends. Other various topics, including profiles of pertinent leading companies, are covered in this report.
Table of Contents
- Historical Trends
- Key Economic Indicators
- Environmental & Regulatory Factors
- Military Self-Propelled Construction
- Military Repair
- Nonpropelled Construction
- Nonmilitary Self-Propelled Construction
- Nonmilitary Repair
- Industry Characteristics
- Industry Share
- Industry Codes
Figure 2: US Shipbuilding Shipments Trends, 2008 - 2018
Table 1: Key Indicators for US Shipbuilding Shipments, 2008 - 2023 (US$ bil)
Figure 3: US Shipbuilding Shipments by Type, 2008 - 2023 (US$ mil)
Figure 4: US Shipbuilding Shipments by Type Performance Index, 2008 - 2023 (2008=100)
Table 2: US Shipbuilding Shipments by Type, 2008 - 2018 (US$ mil)
Table 3: US Shipbuilding Shipments by Type, 2018 - 2023 (US$ mil)
Figure 5: US Shipbuilding Shipments by Type, 2008 - 2023 (%)
Figure 6: US Military Self-Propelled Ship Construction Shipments w/ National Defense Spending, 2008 - 2023
Figure 7: US Nonpropelled Ship Construction Shipments w/ Mine Production, 2008 - 2023
Figure 8: US Shipbuilding Firms, Establishments, & Employment, 2008 - 2018
Table 4: US Shipbuilding Firms, Establishments, & Employment, 2008 - 2018
Figure 9: US Shipbuilding Industry Share by Company, 2018 (%)
Table 5: Leading Participants in the US Shipbuilding & Repair Industry by Type
Table 6: NAICS & SIC Codes Related to Shipbuilding
- BAE Systems
- General Dynamics
- Huntington Ingalls Industries