Hessen is predestined as a location for logistics companies. The convenient location in the middle of Germany with Frankfurt Airport as a major international transport hub offers the best conditions. The three largest logistics companies in Hessen are located here: This article is based on the unique Top 300 Logistics Companies Germany – List of the largest logistics companies.
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Place 1: Schenker Deutschland AG, Frankfurt/Main: 4.1 billion euros in sales (2020)
Schenker Deutschland combines the German logistics activities of Schenker AG, a wholly owned subsidiary of Deutsche Bahn. Land transport by road, air and sea freight, contract logistics and other logistics services make up the business model. In terms of sales, Schenker Deutschland accounts for just under a quarter of Schenker’s global business. The Schenker subsidiary employs almost 16,000 people, which is about one fifth of Schenker’s total workforce. The company has around 100 locations in Germany.
Place 2: Lufthansa Cargo AG, Frankfurt/Main, 2.8 billion euros in revenue (2020)
Lufthansa Cargo is a wholly owned subsidiary of Deutsche Lufthansa and one of the largest cargo airlines in the world. The company was founded in 1994 to consolidate Lufthansa’s airfreight activities into a separate subsidiary. In 2020, Lufthansa Cargo performed around 6.5 billion freight tonne-kilometres with around 4,400 employees. The route network covers around 300 destinations in more than 100 countries.
Place 3: Glovis Europe GmbH, Offenbach/Main: turnover > 430 million euros
Hyundai Glovis is a South Korean logistics group with a global orientation. It forms a subgroup within the Hyundai Kia Automotive Group, the largest South Korean automobile manufacturer. Hyundai Glovis focuses on car transportation by air, sea and land and offers logistics solutions in the automotive sector. This also applies to Glovis Europe in Offenbach/Main. It has been bundling the logistics group’s European business since 2006 and has a total of 22 locations.
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