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In the largest network of locations in the logistics sector

A network for the future - advantages of membership

The Logistics Initiative Hamburg is the logistics cluster of the Hamburg metropolitan region. As the largest location network for the logistics industry in Europe, we network over 550 member companies and institutions from Hamburg and beyond. Together with our growing network of logistics service providers, industry & trade, research & development, start-ups, public institutions and industry-related companies, we promote the positioning of the Hamburg Metropolitan Region as a trend-setting innovative logistics region in Europe by 2025.

With our activities and services, we help companies to transform themselves through digital upheavals and offer an ideal platform for placing your services and solutions, but also your questions.

Please be advised, that our events, projects, member area and inforamtion mails are in german only.

You are part of the largest network of locations in the industry. Make new contacts and intensify existing ones with our activities:

  • Network events
  • Specialist events
  • Trade fair presentations and congresses
  • Cooperation in national and international networks and associations
  • Delegation trips
  • Cross-cluster events with other cluster initiatives in Hamburg (e.g. the Maritime Cluster Northern Germany)

Participate actively in our working groups and projects.

  • You will receive current information on economic, technical, scientific and political developments in logistics
  • develop solutions for current problems with us and our cooperation partners
  • Integration of your entire company structures is possible through our working groups: transport, inland navigation, rail, personnel and qualification, professional drivers, logistics real estate, risk & law, sustainability.

Use our diverse communication channels to give your company a stage and make news in the industry widely visible:

  • at cooperation events with us (e.g. members for members)
  • on our website (e.g. in the membership directory, through news articles or editorial expert contributions for our BLOG)
  • in our social media channels (LinkedIn, XING, Twitter, Instagram, Facebook)
  • in our monthly newsletter (reach approx. 6,000 high-quality subscribers)
  • in our annually published Logistics Report, the annual report for the Hamburg metropolitan region (print and digital; print run: 3,000 copies)

We inform you about current projects funded by the state, the federal government or the EU and about participation opportunities and network potential partners with each other. Through personal consultation we will find the right solution for you.


Use the nationally and internationally known brand "Logistics Initiative Hamburg" in your advertising media to show that you belong to the largest logistics location network in Europe.


We have already convinced you? Then fill out the membership application form directly. If you have any questions about membership and you would like to get involved in the network, our member manager Stefanie Giesenkirchen will be happy to help you!