Maritime Blue: Washington’s strategy for a “Blue Economy”

Investing in Washington’s continuing success

Inslee's budget takes big steps to save orcas and salmon

Inslee tours Olympic Peninsula to discuss maritime industry

Washington state, Norway compare notes on electric ferries

Inslee signs executive order to protect orcas, Chinook salmon

Task force outlines next steps for bolstering apprenticeships, career-connected learning in Washington

Inslee issues decision to reject permit for Vancouver Energy Distribution Terminal project

Gov. Jay Inslee today notified state regulators that he agrees with their unanimous recommendation to reject Tesoro Savage's application to build a new terminal at the Port of Vancouver.

Leading in the maritime sector: Washington launches Maritime Blue 2050 initiative

Federal apprenticeship grants will help Washington high-tech workers

OLYMPIA — A new $5 million federal grant awarded to Washington today will expand technology job opportunities for women, minorities, veterans and others in the state. The U.S.

Inslee statement on tentative port settlement

 Gov. Jay Inslee released this statement about the agreement in principle reached Friday evening between the ILWU and the PMA.

West Coast governors push for settlement in port dispute

West Coast governors said today they welcome the involvement of U.S. Labor Secretary Tom Perez in the labor impasse that has disrupted West Coast shipping for months, and join him in continuing to push for an end to the dispute.

Gov. Jay Inslee’s statement on news of weekend shutdown at West Coast ports

“I am deeply disappointed that Washington’s ports will shut down this weekend.

Maritime

Washington State’s maritime sector comprises a robust and growing set of industries that support 148,000 jobs in the state and contribute $30 billion to Washington’s economy. Washington’s maritime industry is rooted in the historic strength of our natural resources, our productive workforce, our strategic location and excellent transportation connections that provide efficient access to global markets. It is a diverse industry that includes:

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