|Author (Corporate)||European Commission: DG Maritime Affairs and Fisheries|
|Series Details||COM (2021) 240|
Communication published by the European Commission on 17 May 2021, setting out a fresh approach for a sustainable blue economy in the European Union (EU).
Blue economy comprises industries and sectors related to oceans, seas and coasts, whether they are based in the marine environment or on land. This Communication takes a systemic view that integrates ocean policy into the European Union's economic policy in the framework of the European Green Deal and the Recovery Plan for Europe.
The document sets out an agenda for the blue economy, aiming to:
|Subject Categories||Business and Industry, Environment|
|Subject Tags||Sustainable Development|
|Keywords||Biodiversity, Circular Economy, Marine Environment
|International Organisations||European Union [EU]|