Research and analysis

Economic baseline assessment for the North East, North West, South East and South West marine plans (MMO 1119)

MMO 1119: Report providing an economic baseline for the marine plan areas to inform the development of the marine plans



Evidence report MMO 1119, provides an economic baseline for the north east, north west, south east and south west marine plan areas. It focuses on the following sectors’ activity within the plan areas:

  • aggregates
  • aquaculture
  • carbon capture and storage
  • coastal protection
  • coastal tourism
  • defence
  • dredging
  • fisheries
  • marine recreation
  • nuclear
  • oil and gas
  • ports
  • shipping
  • renewables
  • telecoms and communications

The research assesses employment, business and Gross Value Added (GVA) information. The report follows the approaches outlined in evidence reports MMO 1050 and MMO 1075. This approach draws upon government data and uses sectoral definitions including standard industrial classifications.

Published 22 November 2016
Last updated 10 January 2017 + show all updates
  1. Text linked updated
  2. Main report updated
  3. First published.