The Amsterdam Metropolitan Area has been a centre of logistics expertise for more than four centuries: in the Golden Age, Amsterdam was a trendsetter in international trade, and it has remained a leader in international logistics. And the Amsterdam Area’s strategic positioning in Europe means there are 170 million consumers within a 500-km radius.

World Rail Festival

Damrak 243
Amsterdam Conference Centre Beurs van Berlage
03/12/2019 - 05/12/2019
The World Rail Festival is a world-leading event that attracts global public transport operators to Amsterdam. More than 800 atten...

Your industry

Find out more about your industry in Amsterdam, with information on the following sectors: tech, logistics, creative, life sciences, financial and bus...


‘I’m always amazed at how excited people get about the idea of working and living in Amsterdam,’ says Hans Peter Calis, Site Manager of Shell Technolo...

Hikvision Europe

“The Netherlands is business oriented,” says President of Hikvision, Jiangfeng Zhi. “All the policies for international businesses are reasonable.”

The electric body

Whether by boat, car, bus or scooter; via a rental, taxi or leased vehicle, the increasing number of ways to go green in Amsterdam is absolutely elect...


Netherlands-based EVBox – whose headquarters are in Amsterdam – is now the biggest producer and supplier of EV charging stations in the wo...

Oiltanking Amsterdam

A central hub from which fluctuating demand can best be dealt with: that's what petroleum companies need. And Oiltanking's location in Amsterdam, in c...

Sandvik Mining

Timothy Buell, the former Vice President of Human Resources at Sandvik Mining, discusses why Amsterdam is the perfect place for their headquarters.

SK Lubricants

SK Lubricants is the world’s largest manufacturer and supplier of high-quality Group III base oils, renowned for its YUBASE products. Managing D...