The Belgian logistics space developer WDP, one of the largest logistics space developers present in Romania, will build a logistics center on an area of 6,200 square meters in the commune of Almaj in Dolj county, with an investment of 4.5 million euros. The building will function as a distribution center for the company Erkut, a supplier of the Ford car manufacturer, with a factory in Craiova.
“The property is expected to be available in the second quarter of 2023. From that time, Erkut will enter into a seven-year lease,” WDP’s latest report said.
Another investment of WDP on the local market is the construction of a new warehouse in Timisoara, with an area of 33,000 square meters, which will be used both for storage and for production by a technology company. The investment for this project rises to 32 million euros.
In Slatina, WDP wants to expand an already existing project by over 48,000 square meters, with an investment of 36 million euros, by the third quarter of the year, and in Sibiu, it wants to expand the space occupied by Siemens by over 8,700 square meters based on a ten-year contract.
This development would be ready in the first quarter of 2024 and involves an investment of 6 million euros. In total, the investments planned by the Belgian group for Romania at the beginning of 2023 rise to 78.5 million euros.