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Preface by the Chairman of the Board

"Both economy and society have been thrown seriously off balance during the past ten months. The value added chains have generally shown themselves to be robust, and the level and speed of adaptability have been far greater than could have been expected before the crisis." (more ...)


BVL members can …

  • expand their personal network.
  • access up-to-date knowledge: market expertise, facts and figures, know-how and experience
  • identify and evaluate trends more easily.
  • build contacts on both sides of the market.
  • benchmark their standing in the market.
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Services of BVL:

  • Events – free and fee-based events to spread knowledge and promote networking
  • Knowledge – Logistics Indicator, research, Web platforms, webinars and seminars, academy
  • Publications – studies, position papers, conference proceedings, guidance documents
  • Supply Chain Day – working together to promote image, awareness and acceptance
  • “Logistics Heroes” – image campaign of the “Wirtschaftsmacher”, i.e. Business Makers, initiative
  • Awards – inspiration for logistics in industry and academia
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  • is an open platform for people who are passionately committed to logistics and supply chain management worldwide.
  • a unique network bringing together specialists and leading figures from the worlds of business, science and politics.
  • an active community whose members “move mountains” with enthusiasm – and who learn with and from each other.
  • is non-profit, objective and independent.
  • does not represent special interests.
  • promotes the exchange of knowledge and experience.
  • communicates the importance of logistics and supply chain management.
  • drives the ongoing development of the sector.
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BVL Campus offers seminars and courses as well as official degrees at the Deutschen Außenhandels- und Verkehrs-Akademie (DAV) in business administration, logistics and supply chain management.

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