Assessing the ROI of offshore patrol vessels

The offshore patrol vessel (OPV) has become an increasingly popular addition to naval fleets around the world but is their widespread investment warranted? This Defence IQ survey explores the statistics.




The offshore patrol vessel (OPV) has become an increasingly popular addition to naval fleets around the world but is their widespread investment warranted? Our survey provides new insight into the return on investment… From maritime territorial disputes around the South China Sea and the Sea of Japan to global issues of piracy, illegal fishing and people smuggling – such as in the Mediterranean, Horn of Africa and the Caribbean – today’s at-sea problems demand effective naval response. ...
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