The Rhine port of Kehl is located right in the centre of Europe, in the immediate vicinity of the Alsatian metropolis Strasbourg. Right here at the river Rhine – at the point of intersection of the most important transport routes for the exchange of goods within Europe.
The Rhin port of Kehl is also a preferential industrial location in the region of the southern Upper Rhine. Approximately 4,000 people are employed with more than 100 enterprises. Structural steel products from the Badische Stahlwerke enjoy a good reputation all over Europe, and high-quality thermographic and decor papers are produced here by the global market leader Koehler. The camper manufacturer Bürstner based at the Rhine port of Kehl is well known in the entire leisure sector. Not less well known are fittings for gas provision from RMA Kehl as well as the products of the Raiffeisen Group and the machine construction companies Presstec and Presstrade. Also Herrenknecht, being the technological and market leader in mechanical tunnel advance, profits from the advantages the Rhine port of Kehl is offering.
“Our state-of-the-art offer being unrivalled in terms of scope comprises:
Provisioning of the complete infrastructure water, rail, road
Cargo handling/storage with own container terminall
Drinking water/waste water
Distribution partner for power and natural gas
Location marketing and location management
Consulting, organisation and clearing with authorities”
(source: The Port Company)