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Support Ships Global Market Report 2019-2020

Support Ships Global Market Report 2019-2020

The naval support ships market is forecast at US$10 billion over the next ten years, as many navies are undertaking acquisition programmes to recapitalise their afloat replenishment and maritime logistics capabilities.

Ahead of the Support Ships 2020 conference, Defence IQ have compiled a market report outlining current global trends of the market, key ongoing programmes and requirements of navies from across the globe and support ships holdings. 

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Key benefits of downloading the report:

  • Know top acquisition priorities from countries that will be present at Support Ships 
  • Develop business strategies by meeting the right people from countries having active programmes and key requirements at Support Ships
  • Gain insights into investment trends from your peers 

This report offers insights into the activity of nations that will be present at the Support Ships conference, such as:

  • Australia – update on the US$490 million contract for auxiliary oiler replenishment ships procured under Project SEA 1654 Phase 3 Maritime Operational Support Capability
  • France – EUR1.7 billion deal with Chantiers de l’Atlantique and Naval Group for four logistics support ships as part of the FLOTLOG programme
  • The Netherlands – update on the delivery of the Navy’s new combat support ship, HNLMS Den Helder
  • United Kingdom – plans to acquire two new vessels and an option for one more under the £1 billion Fleet Solid Stores ship programme put on hold
  • The U.S. – update on the construction of six new T-AO 205 John Lewis-class replenishment oilers valued at US$640.2 million

This report also features key requirements and ongoing programmes from Canada, India, Italy, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Russia, South Africa and Turkey.

The Support Ships conference will take place on 25-27 February 2020 in London, UK and will feature presentations from a senior speaker panel from the naval community. To view the full agenda of the conference, please click here


The role of Military Sealift Command in supporting global U.S. operations

The role of Military Sealift Command in supporting global U.S. operations

Ahead of this year's Support Ships Conference, we spoke exclusively to Rear Admiral Dee Mewbourne, Commander, Military Sealift Command about the role that MSC plays in supporting US operations and how innovations in fleet maintenance and the defence supply chain are having an impact on our community. 

This article will cover: 

  • How the support and auxiliary fleet will need to adapt from point of design
  • Insight on how MSC works with the UK and other NATO partners to address operational challenges 
  • How an evolving operational climate will affect the provision of sealift in the future 

To view this year's agenda, please click here
Support Ships Market & Holdings Report 2019

Support Ships Market & Holdings Report 2019

The value of the market for Naval Support Ships is forecast at $10 Billion over the next 10 years.  A number of navies are undertaking acquisition programmes intended to recapitalise their afloat replenishment and maritime logistics capabilities. 

This report will explore selected programmes and requirements, followed by a holdings report detailing the world’s naval support vessels, in service, on order and planned.

Support Ships Market Overview 2019

Support Ships Market Overview 2019

With insights from over 100 individuals within the maritime sector this report demonstrates how the support ship market needs to adapt in order to exploit a digitised military supply chain, and what the complexity and speed of global maritime operations will mean for the way that growing naval support and logistics are delivered.