- The Maritime sector operates in a globalised shipping network as well as across local markets including fishing and aquaculture, tourism, and patrol and rescue operations.
- The Maritime industry in Australia has an estimated annual revenue of $6.88 billion, adding $2.32 billion to the Australian economy in 2018.
- 10% of the world’s sea trade passes through Australian ports and 95% of Australian exports are transported by sea.
- Our coastline is over 60,000 kilometres in length and our search and rescue region covers more than 10 per cent of the earth’s surface.
- Per capita, Australia has more cruise passengers than any other nation, making it the fourth-largest cruise market in the world.
- Australian Industry Standards – Maritime Industry Reference Committee
- Australian Industry and Skills Committee – National Industry Insights – Maritime
- Shipping Australia
- Maritime Industry Australia Ltd
- Australian Maritime Safety Authority
- Ports Australia
- Australian Peak Shippers Association
- Boating Industry Association
- Queensland Seafood Industry Association
- Seacare Authority
- Cruise Lines International Association – Australasia
Latest Maritime Industry News
Feedback closes Monday 27 July 2020. The Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) for the MAR Maritime Towage project, has finalised draft materials and is inviting input to validate these drafts and ensure the proposed products meet industry needs. The draft materials...
Nominations close Friday 30 October 2020. The 25th Annual DCN Shipping & Maritime Industry Awards will be held on Thursday, 12th November 2020 at Sydney's Four Seasons Hotel. Nominations are now open for the following categories: Liner Trade Award:...
Feedback closes Wednesday 15 July 2020. The Maritime Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) has finalised draft materials for the MAR Compass Adjuster Project, and would like your feedback. The TAC has developed two new Compass Adjuster Skill Sets and three new Units...