Romania Industrial & Logistic Destination Romania – South Region 2016
South is the second largest region in terms of population, with over 3 million inhabitants. Having three highways with a total length of ~317 km and some important ports located on the Danube River, the South region is the most developed in terms of infrastructure.
Out of the private investment volume recorded outside Bucharest, the area has attracted the largest share – 40%. Automotive is the most developed sector, followed by FMCG and Manufacturing/Industrial, with 12% and 10%.
INDUSTRIAL & LOGISTICS MARKET
The South region has a stock of industrial & logistics spaces that represents over 30% from what is recorded outside Bucharest. Due to its infrastructure and proximity to the capital of Romania, the area is the second most developed in terms of industrial & logistics spaces. The largest industrial & logistics park existing outside Bucharest is located in the South. Ploiesti West Park, developed by Alinso Group, has a total build area of 143,000 sq. m and a land surface suitable for additional development of 250 Ha.
Starting 2014, the net take-up in the South region accounts for 21%, with 80.000 sq. m transacted. The most attractive counties in terms of demand are Prahova and Arges. Among companies that decided to rent logistics & industrial spaces in the South Region are Faurecia, Federal Mogul or Profi.