This report provides a picture of the world‟s merchant fleet derived from data contained in the Equasis database (www.equasis.org).
It looks at the make up of the fleet and its performance. The statistics are grouped into themes which could be of interest to the industry and regulators.
The themes are as follows:
Management of Equasis
Publishing the annual statistical report on the world merchant fleet in Equasis
Production of statistical products, services and publications
Provision & enhancement of the MARINFO database based on the best commercial data available
Provision of an Helpdesk service for data processing , data analysis and the production of statistics
Reliable and compatible data contribute to a better monitoring of the EU maritime legislation and support the Agency's tasks in using up-to-date and validated information.