Shipyard Labor Support
Shipbuilding is one of the oldest industries in the United States. The industry has been a major provider for both military and commercial interests ever since it started out. Shipbuilding industry in the United States has been prospering after the economic meltdown with a registered growth rate of 5.6% per year and accounting for a staggering $17.6 billion output. The US shipbuilding industry has built and continues to build a variety of merchant and military vessels that are some of the largest and most elaborate vessels in the world.