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LIEGE
Transport and logistics

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Liege is located at the centre of the
European motorway network which
grants rapid access to the cities and
capitals of Europe.

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At the junction of four major European
railway axes, the marshalling yard of
Liège is a hub for the goods traffic in
Belgium.

platforms combining 2 or 3 means of transport (rail, road, air or waterway) are present near the airport and along the waterways.
These infrastructures are complemented by
a wide range of transport and logistics companies, by well-sited industrial zones and by a rich and diverse inventory of real property;
enough to satisfy any investor looking for
storage areas and logistics services.
The importance of worker skills has not
been forgotten in the development of
training services that meet companies’ real
needs. Firstly, there is the Forem Logistique whose programme permits the training each year several hundreds of persons in 25 transport and logistics sectors. Then
there are the University of Liege and several colleges that train specialists in integrated logistics, packing and transport and supply chain management.

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Liege’s port infrastructures, including
those of the autonomous Port
of Liège, are located at the heart
of the navigable network of the
Rhine-Schelde-Meuse basin.

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Over the years, Liege has become a recognized leader in the world of transport and logistics. Its advantages are many and they
place the region among the most efficient
distribution points in Europe. Thanks to
its central position in Western Europe, the
province is at the heart of a gigantic road
network, at the junction of 6 motorways
that ensure easy connections with Antwerp,
Brussels, the Netherlands, Luxembourg,
Germany and France with almost 60 million
consumers within only 4 hours’ ride!
The railway network too is both dense and
undergoing large-scale development. Four...