Object description

The industrial area Upahl is conveniently located on the A 20 motorway between Wismar and Lübeck.  Many well-known companies have settled here in the last decades.  The Arla Foods Group from Scandinavia runs an oil factory with more than 500 employees and the Strauss Group from Israel is a shareholder of the Norddeutsche Kaffeewerke GmbH, a plant for instant coffee which is mainly exported to Eastern Europe.

A large catering trade supplier, a building materials company,  a rubber factory and a plastics factory are located here, as well as smaller  businesses.

The Landhandel Peters is currently building one of the largest grain silos in the region.

Business tax rate of assessment 320 %
Basic rate B assessment rate 360 %

Locational advantages

  • Directly at the motorway A 20

    The A20 and A14 motorways are in the immediate vicinity.  This brings you to Wismar, Rostock, Schwerin and Lübeck in less than an hour.

  • Seaport

    The seaports of Wismar, Lübeck and Rostock can be reached from here in less than an hour.

  • Airport

    The seaports of Wismar, Lübeck and Rostock can be reached from here in less than an hour.

  • Part of the Hamburg Metropolitan Region

    The international airport of Hamburg and the airports of Lübeck, Schwerin-Parchim and Rostock -Laage can also be reached easily.

  • Excellent Transport Links

    The commercial area Upahl is part of the Hamburg metropolitan region and the port of Hamburg is only 100 km away.  If you want to expand in the area of Hamburg or Lübeck, the location of NWM offers sufficient space for your project.

  • Great Potential of Skilled Workers

    The commercial and industrial area Upahl is located directly at the motorway A20.  It is only a twenty-minute drive from here to the seaport of Wismar and only half an hour to the seaport of Lübeck.

  • Family-Friendly Region

    More than 18,760 people live in the next largest city Grevesmühlen and Grevensmühlen-Land. Many commute to Hamburg or work in the state capital Schwerin.

  • Broadband Internet

    The Baltic Sea is only 15 minutes by car from here.  The city center of Grevesmühlen  has all the infrastructure for potential employees.  From its own hospital to many shopping facilities.

Your contact person

Martin Kopp

Martin Kopp


Mr. Martin Kopp, Managing Director | CEO To the topics: Skills retention Recruitment of skilled workers Funding programs E: m.kopp@nordwestmecklenburg.de T: +49 (0) 3841 3040 9841

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