Virginia-based packaging company MeadWestvaco Corporation is investing US-$ 7,5 million in the expansion of its pharmaceutical manufacturing centre of excellence based in Hemer.
US-american multi-technology group 3M invests about EUR 10.5 million into its production facility at Kamen. 15 new jobs are being created in line with this expansion of the production capacity of medical products.
German Honold Logistics Group establishes a 44,000 m² sized logistics distribution facility on the cross-border German-Dutch business park ‘Avantis’ near Aachen. About 100 new jobs will be created.
Mitsubishi HiTec Paper, subsidiary of Japan-based special paper manufacturer Mitsubishi Paper Mills Ltd., invests EUR 5 million at its site in Bielefeld, Germany. The investment will improve the productivity and energetic processes.
Japan-based Shimadzu, leading manufacturer of analytical instrumentation, has created a new Laboratory World at its Duisburg site and invested EUR 3.2 million in the expansion of its laboratory and training facilities. 25 new jobs have been created.
Yusen Logistics, subsidiary of Japan-based Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha, expands for fifth time its logistics operations in the Port of Duisburg. The company establishes a new 26,000 sq m logistics complex.
Indian steel producer Tata Steel Ltd. expands its activities at Grimberg harbor, Gelsenkirchen, and invests about €9,5 million in a new production facility. More than 30 new jobs will be created.
Philadephia-based Chemtura invests $40 million to boost the capacity of its Axion-brand, single-site polymerization catalysts and related precursors at its location in Bergkamen.
German chemical manufacturing company Henkel expands its activities at its main factory premises in Düsseldorf. As part of a new logistics concept Henkel invests EUR 35 million in a new distribution centre.
German car manufacturer Volkswagen establishes a new logistics centre on a 50.000 m² sized site in the Duisburg harbor. The new facility aids the support of non-European factories. Up to 230 new jobs will be created.
Dutch based AkzoNobel, leading global paint and coatings company, establishes a new 10.000 m² sized logistics facility in Viersen. An integrated retail warehouse serves the regional market.
German logistics service provider Schenker establishes a new distribution centre on a 45.000 m² sized site at the new developed logistics park Westfalenhütte in Dortmund. The investment volume of the project is about EUR 20 million.
Japan-based sports equipment manufacturer Asics relocates its European centre of distribution to Krefeld. On its new 150.000 m² sized property Asics can triple its warehousing capacities.
International logistics specialist DHL invests EUR 30 million in the expansion of its logistics centre in Greven where DHL operates the whole logistics management for teleshopping provider HSE 24. More than 250 new jobs are created.