SMART Logistics Centre Venlo has a unique overall concept in which businesses work together with the government and educational and research institutions so that the logistics region of North Limburg in the Netherlands can expand to become a key European logistics hub. Currently, there are about 200 stakeholders participating, most of which come from the logistics sector.
SMART Logistics Centre Venlo wants to strengthen its position as Key European Logistics Hub: Central link between the major logistics ports and the European consumer market due to excellent multimodal accessibility
- Excels in transport and warehousing
- Innovative climate oriented towards high-quality, time-critical, and sustainable logistics
- Strong in managing cargo and information streams
- State-of-the-art logistics training and education
- Continuous increase of qualified personnel at all levels
A mix of headquarters/branches of European logistics service providers, strong SMEs, and spin-offs from the top of the logistics market
Within SMART Logistics Centre Venlo, parties unite to optimally facilitate existing logistics companies and those still to be established in regards to the topics infrastructure, labour market & education, innovation, and acquisition, PR, & branding. Businesses take the lead.
The North-Limburg region excels in warehousing and logistics. It is therefore not surprising that a large number of international logistics service providers have chosen to locate in this region. Furthermore, the region has healthy and prestigious logistics SMEs. This combination of companies encourages an innovative environment and a strong economic framework for a key logistics hub where businesses want to locate. The region of North Limburg focuses on the European logistics of:
- Electronics & FMCG
- Fashion & lifestyle
- Food, fresh, & flower