Deliveries from U.S. Shipyards, 1914 to 1945

Most recent update: June 7, 2010.


Source: "The Shipbuilding Business in the U.S.A." (Volume I, Chapter 3, Tables 8, 45 and 46), SNAME, 1948

Year

Merchant Ships >2,000 GT (#)

Merchant Ships (000GT)

Naval Ships (#)

Naval Ships (000LT)

1914

24

130

19

65

1915

23

121

10

33

1916

67

349

22

161

1917

120

629

16

77

1918

386

1,672

92

137

1919

680

3,190

134

200

1920

450

2,313

92

170

1921

138

1,038

40

173

1922

18

164

11

11

1923

19

125

27

122

1924

12

84

14

60

1925

11

81

6

12

1926

8

54

2

13

1927

19

155

2

66

1928

5

65

1

3

1929

7

57

1

10

1930

16

151

6

45

1931

14

151

3

30

1932

15

145

2

12

1933

4

50

2

11

1934

2

10

9

68

1935

2

19

8

11

1936

8

63

22

44

1937

15

122

27

76

1938

26

186

20

100

1939

28

241

27

66

1940

53

445

31

90

1941

95

749

35

160

1942

724

5,392

145

548

1943

1,661

12,500

608

1,586

1944

1,463

11,404

540

1,504

1945

1,067

7,663

203

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