Transportation and logistics

The figures talk for themselves

1st French region for central (food) purchasing jobs


Great business opportunities on offer

Great because we are a great industrial region offering integrated logistics solutions in priority areas such as marine renewables, agrifood, aeronautics, car manufacturing, shipbuilding and e-commerce.

Great because we have training organisations spanning the transport and logistics sector.

Great because new technology is key to the development of our region’s logistics sector: warehouse automation, drones, voice picking

Is your need different? Let’s look at its business potential.


Leading names


Powerful networking and the right connections

Innovation clusters


The French industrial cluster for advanced manufacturing technologies

Images & Réseaux

The reference cluster of digital innovation (Intelligent territory, smart home, e-education and e-health …)

Business clusters


logistics and supply chain cluster


A support organisation for the development of regional food industry businesses.


ORT Pays de la Loire

Regional transport observatory


Leading national road freight federation

Innovation platforms


An organization serving manufacturers, bringing together companies in the robotics sector

Technocampus Smart Factory

Mutualized technological research platform dedicated to industrial uses of virtual reality

Academic and technological resources

Academic resources

  • AUDENCIA: Top European business schools with Supply Chain Risk Management and Supply Chain Financing Master
  • ICAM: This engineering school (Grande Ecole) delivers Engineering Degrees (Master level) and offers trainings in engineering : lectures and qualifications, internships in our labs in R&D projects (for short or long periods), research activities, cooperative programs
  • IMT Atlantique: This engineering school provides courses in the convergence of digital technology, energy and environment
  • ISTELI Nantes: Higher Institute of Transport and International Logistics
  • Nantes University

Technological resources

  • Nantes Saint-Nazaire Port: 30 ha of logistical and industrial area with heavy quay and a 15 ha logistics hub for the pre-assembly of offshore wind turbines
  • TGO EasyGate: Check in real time the availability of containers to be received or delivered on your terminal

Let's meet at an event

23 June

SITL Europe


Innovative transport, logistics and supply chain solutions for industry and retail. 23 - 26 June 2020
Meet us there!