North Rhine-Westphalia - Your logistic location in Europe
; Logistics is the most important service industry in
NRW. No other region in Europe has such an
efficient and tightly-knit network of freeways, high
ways and rail tracks.
; Almost 150 million people live within a 300 mile
radius of the state capital, Düsseldorf. This represents 1/3 of all consumers and 45 of the purchasing power in the EU.
21,600 logistics companies are located in NRW,
employing 270,000 people.
; Including the employees who perform logistical tasks
in industrial and commercial enterprises, there are
more than 600,000 people working in this industry.
; Leading logistics companies such as Deutsche Post
DHL, FedEx, Fiege, NYK Logistics, Rhenus, Schenker,
UPS and Wincanton are headquartered here.
; NRW provides an outstanding R&D network
; Together with NRW.INVEST, the state’s economic
development agency, Logistik.NRW, an industry-specific state initiative, provides comprehensive
services for investors.
NRW.INVEST (NORTH AMERICA) LLC
Economic Development Agency
of the German State of
North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW)
150 North Michigan Avenue, Suite 2940
Chicago, IL 60601, USA
Tel.: +1-312 629 7500
Fax: +1-312 629 7501