A new report has been published on the economic importance of the Ocean and coastal natural features along the Oregon coast. (Fall 2023) You can access the report via the link below.
An excerpt from the ERG website presented below provides a partial description of the report.
“In 2022, the Oregon Legislature directed the Oregon Business Development Department (Business Oregon) to conduct several comprehensive market analyses of emerging industry sectors within the state. In support of this effort, ERG conducted market analyses of the Ocean Resources and Blue Economy sector, which includes economic activities that depend on the ocean, shoreline, and estuaries along Oregon’s coast.” https://www.erg.com/news/erg-supports-market-analyses-oregons-ocean-resources-and-blue-economy-sector
The Full Report as presented on line by Business Oregon can be found via the following links.
Ocean Resources & the Blue Economy