Irish marine plans

Pictured at the launch of the Report on the Blue Economy by Socio-Economic Marine Research Unit (SEMRU) at NUIG, are (l-r) Michael Cuddy and Stephen Hynes, SEMRU and Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine Simon Coveney TD

The Irish Government has outlined new economic research indicating its blueprint for the marine industry which could deliver more than 16,000 additional jobs and an additional €2.7bn in economic growth by 2020.

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