A new Ocean Cluster Analysis highlights opportunities in cooperation between Icelandic technology firms that design and manufacture ships and ship equipment. For the past few years, these firms have developed various kinds of innovative  and ecological ship equipment. Together, the firms possess a great amount of knowledge that can be better utilized and promoted internatially. The technological solutions that the Icelandic companies have developed involve better use of energy, less oil use, better utilization of raw material and so forth. Cooperation between fisheries, tech firms and government on what is hereby called “The Green Fishing Vessel” can mark the beginning of a powerful international marketing initiative, promote the image of Iceland as a leading nation in the marine industry and create high-income jobs.

Read the full Ocean Cluster Analysis here:

June 28th 2013: The Green Fishing Vessel