Cluster Maritime Luxembourgeois asbl

YOUR LUXEMBOURG MARITIME HUB

CLUSTER MARITIME LUXEMBOURGEOIS asbl

Bringing people and ideas together since 2008

Business opportunities

Scope of the Luxembourg maritime sector

Luxembourg is home to a thriving and diversified maritime business

Why is Luxembourg attractive for maritime actors?

#1 Substantial local ship ownership and ship-management activity

Major flagship companies established in Luxembourg, recognized and competitive quality flag managed by a customer-minded Maritime Authority with ISO9001 certification.

#2 Reputable financial, legal and other specialized business services

Sterling expertise to global shipowners, traders, and charterers in finance, law, consulting, training, ship management, accounting, ICT, telecommunications and insurance.

#3 State-of-the-art infrastructure at the heart of Europe

2nd rank of Logistics Performance Index, regular and direct flights to the main European capitals, strong logistics sector and infrastructures (inland river port of Mertert, multimodal platform of Bettembourg, international airport at Findel), TIER4 datacenters.

6 REASONS WHY BLUE CHIP COMPANIES HAVE SETTLED IN LUXEMBOURG

#4 R&D, innovation, international education and language proficiency

Widespread proficiency in English, French and German, lifelong training opportunities, financial incentives and investments for R&D projects, start-up nation with numerous incubators and dedicated government agency for innovation

#5 Favourable business climate

Access to decision-makers, stable regulatory framework, investor-friendly tax regime and political institutions, transparent legal system and support by the Government, economy open to the world (Ranked 1st by Doing Business for Trading across Borders), Euro-zone member, high quality of life

#6 Strong business community

Most maritime companies and involved service providers are part of the Luxembourg Maritime Cluster, private-public coordination of promotional activities