There are numerous reasons to choose Venlo. The most important are:
Venlo has an ideal location! On the banks of the river Meuse, close to the German border, and at a strategic point between Amsterdam Schiphol Airport and the ports of Rotterdam and Antwerp on the one side, and the Central European hinterland on the other.
Venlo has excellent infrastructure, with:
That’s why Venlo is the biggest inland terminal in the Netherlands.
Venlo is the perfect link between the Randstad region in the West of the Netherlands and the Mid‑European hinterland. That gives it a highly strategic position. And by exploiting that location to the full, Venlo has grown into the third-largest logistics hotspots in the Netherlands, second only to Rotterdam and Amsterdam Schiphol Airport. Next to logistics, Venlo’s strengths lie in agrofood, knowledge-intensive and manufacturing industry and retail. These four pillars are the key to a strong urban economy.
As well as that, Venlo is a great city to live:
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Venlo offers educational facilities right up to university level:
You can see how smart and innovative Venlo is on the Océ R&D campus, where hundreds of researchers and technologists work. Océ’s long-standing research tradition has led to numerous innovations and patents.
Take modern logistics...
This isn’t just about transport and warehousing of goods, but much more about the management of goods flows. You’ll find all the required knowledge, expertise and innovative strength in Venlo.
Here too, Venlo is a leader and innovator. Most people know that in regions with moderate and cold climates, horticulture takes place in greenhouses. But not so many people know that the Venlo greenhouse is the world’s most widely used type of greenhouse.
We don’t live by bread alone
If you work hard, you also need to relax. Venlo offers plenty of ways to do that: