With 646,000 jobs and an added value of €53 billion annually the transport and logistics sector in the Netherlands plays an important role in the Dutch economy. The strength of the Dutch logistics sector in international perspective is confirmed by the fourth position in the 2016 World Logistics Performance index. While slightly lower than last year, the fundamentals did improve further.
The transport sector as a whole has been profiting from the economic upswing over the last years. This reflected in increased occupier demand for logistic property over the past years, while investor interest for this sector is large as well. At the same time there are a number of important trends that affect both the current and future demand in this sector.
Source : Savills