REPORT SUMMARY: “This 30-year shipbuilding plan reflects the National Defense Strategy priority to build a more lethal force. It outlines the funding required to build the great power competition Navy and sustain the associated industrial base. The funding reflected in Section IV (2.1% inflation and 2.0% real growth) addresses both the required force structure in this new era of competition and the readiness, modernization and infrastructure elements required to sustain that force.”