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Industrial consumer catchment area


Multi-modal hubs

Appropriate sites

Warehouses, land, turnkey services


Maritime, road, rail, air, inland waterways

Four Reasons to set up in Nouvelle-Aquitaine

  • Bordering Spain
  • Strategic position on the European Atlantic corridor itinerary
  • Connection with north-south European logistical corridors 2 and 6 of RTE-T
  • Coastline (Atlantic Ocean) ideal for accessing international markets with 4 ports of trade
  • Access to expressways: A10 to Paris, A89 to the east, A20 to Paris, A63 / A62 and A65 to southern Europe
  • 7 multimodal hubs (rail/highway): Niort, Cognac, Bruges, Hourcade, Mouguerre, Hendaye-Irun, Bordeaux
  • Several rail freight lines in operation
  • Air freight from Bordeaux and Pau
  • 4 ports including 1 deep water: La Rochelle, Bordeaux, Rochefort Tonnay-Charente and Bayonne
  • 4 waterways for river transport: Rochefort to Saintes (250 to 400 tons), Bordeaux to Toulouse (1,000 to 3,000 tons then 250 to 400 tons), Bordeaux to Bergerac (250 to 400 tons) and Bayonne to Peyrehorade (400 to 1,000 tons)
  • 500 million European consumers
  • Greater southwest France catchment area
  • Catchment area of industrial consumers of logistics services (agribusiness, materials and wood, pellets, aerospace, health, waste & recycling, chemistry)
Sites available for logistics businesses: storage, distribution, supply, manufacturing and return chains.

  • Construction-ready sites connected to transport infrastructure
  • Warehouses and logistics facilities with loading dock, ceiling height > 6 meters, accessibility, for sale or rent
  • Real estate available within multimodal hubs
  • Air terminals: buildings and cold storage facilities near the runways
  • Sites with railway spurs

Companies Doing Business Here

XPO Logistics
Transport René Madrias
Transport Jammet
Kuehne Naguel
Allard Emballages

Specialized Partners for Your Project

Several organizations specialized in innovation, research and development are present in Nouvelle-Aquitaine. This dynamic ecosystem provides a vector of opportunities for businesses in the implementation of their project and their business! Networks, partners, product innovation support, are among the many services and areas of expertise provided by these stakeholders to support the development of your business.

Competitiveness Clusters

  • iD4CAR: solutions for developing new features in electronic and embedded systems in vehicle

  • Aquitaine Robotics: robotics applied to logistics
  • Topos: intelligent transport system
  • Atlanpack:  packaging cluster
  • Corrèze Transport and Logistics Cluster

  • ENSEIRB MATMECA engineering school: training in embedded electronic systems
  • Packaging material engineering
  • Graduate institute in packaging engineering
  • Logistics, Transport, Warehousing:  from CAP vocational certificates to engineering degrees

Selection of Sites Dedicated to Logistics


Our Services to Companies

| Business Environment

We will send you the information you need to study the feasibility of your project in Nouvelle-Aquitaine (supply of raw materials, market data, subcontractors, R&D partners, etc.).

| Real-Estate Solutions

We look for, select and present real-estate offers suited to your specifications. You can send us your search criteria and we take care of the rest in strict confidentially!

| Financing and Public Aid

Various programs are available to obtain the financing necessary for your business set-up. We can introduce you to our experts in financial engineering who will study the available public or private solutions.

| Networking

We open our network and put you in relation with the key stakeholders for your project. Our proximity to regional partners will enable you to fast-track the execution of your business set-up!

| Administrative Procedures

We know that certain procedures can be complex, so we activate our network to facilitate your installation. We mobilize various players according to your needs and your timetable.

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An Accessible Region

Nouvelle-Aquitaine, on the Atlantic coast and bordering Spain, is strategically located on Europe's North-South logistics itinerary. With extensive, modern transportation infrastructures, the region is easily accessible from European economic capitals, putting companies close to their markets:

  • 11 airports, 7 serving international destinations
  • Over 60 international routes with daily or weekly service
  • Growing number of low-cost airlines
Road and Rail Network
  • LGV SEA (Bordeaux - Paris in 2 hrs.)
  • North-south and East-West expressway networks
  • 4 ports of trade
  • Links to 300 ports worldwide