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Tonnage of Vessels Launched for Great Britain and Ireland (Q0299CGBQ561NNBR)


Q2 1939: 137.6  
Updated: Aug 16, 2012


Thousands of Gross Tons,
Not Seasonally Adjusted


1Y | 5Y | 10Y | Max


Source: National Bureau of Economic Research  

Release: NBER Macrohistory Database  

Units:  Thousands of Gross Tons, Not Seasonally Adjusted

Frequency:  Quarterly


Only Merchant Vessels Of 100 Tons Gross And Over Are Included. Seasonally Adjusted Data Not Used 1922-39. Launching Refers To Setting A Vessel Afloat, And Occurs---For Ships Of The Size Included By Lloyd'S---When The Vessel Is Still Under Construction. Gross Tonnage Represents, In Units Of 100 Cubic Feet, The Entire Capacity Of The Vessel, Including Crew And Engine Space. Source: Lloyd'S Register Shipbuilding Returns And Letter From London Office Of Lloyd'S Register Of Shipping

This NBER data series q02099c appears on the NBER website in Chapter 2 at

NBER Indicator: q02099c

Suggested Citation:

National Bureau of Economic Research, Tonnage of Vessels Launched for Great Britain and Ireland [Q0299CGBQ561NNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis;, July 4, 2022.


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