The maritime industry in Niedersachsen

  • 300 km
    North Sea coastline
  • nine
    seaports
  • 1,000
    ships in the freight fleet
  • 40,000
    workers

Maritime industry and research

Niedersachsen's many-faceted maritime industry is an essential part of our state's economy, so we go to great lengths to create clear prospects and strong framework conditions for enterprises in this sector, and involve research institutes and training centres - as Germany's number one shipbuilding state we've a strong interest in encouraging excellently qualified young talent.

We'd be delighted to have you on board while we're building on our position as Germany's leading maritime location.

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The maritime industry in Niedersachsen

Your guide to interesting places for your business - the Business Map shows examples of some of over 300,000 enterprises and locations in Niedersachsen, sorted by sector, available sites and properties. Niedersachsen's research community and networks are also marked on the map.

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Made-to-measure logistics

Niedersachsen’s harbours are strongly client-oriented; we devise the perfect logistics solutions for the world’s shipping fleets.

Inke Onnen-Lübben, Seaports
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The maritime industry in Niedersachsen

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In Niedersachsen you'll find experts at diverse renowned research institutes.

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