Marseille derives much of its economic strength from its bustling port. Tourism, trade and exports are among the city’s leading industries. Marseille is one of the most-frequented stops for Mediterranean cruise ships. It is also a vital center for distribution and industrial property. The Port of Marseille is France’s largest by cargo volume. In 2015, Port Marseille Fos handled 1.22 million TEUs and 11.7 million metric tons of cargo.
Marseille is the fourth-largest logistics hub in France. It enjoys a location that is central to both France and Europe. Marseille is connected to the Rhone River by canal. Rail and highways connect Marseille to the great population centers of Italy, Spain and France. The Marseille Provence Airport is France’s fourth-largest.
Prologis has available warehouses in Marseille and operates industrial property throughout the Marseille area.