Transport Logistic
Transport Logistic is, according to the organizer, the world's largest exhibition
Trade fair
A trade fair is an exhibition organized so that companies in a specific industry can showcase and demonstrate their latest products, service, study activities of rivals and examine recent market trends and opportunities...

 for logistics
Logistics is the management of the flow of goods between the point of origin and the point of destination in order to meet the requirements of customers or corporations. Logistics involves the integration of information, transportation, inventory, warehousing, material handling, and packaging, and...

, telematics
Telematics typically is any integrated use of telecommunications and informatics, also known as ICT...

 and transport
Transport or transportation is the movement of people, cattle, animals and goods from one location to another. Modes of transport include air, rail, road, water, cable, pipeline, and space. The field can be divided into infrastructure, vehicles, and operations...

 in Munich
Munich The city's motto is "" . Before 2006, it was "Weltstadt mit Herz" . Its native name, , is derived from the Old High German Munichen, meaning "by the monks' place". The city's name derives from the monks of the Benedictine order who founded the city; hence the monk depicted on the city's coat...

, Germany. It is hosted by MMI (Munich International Trade Fairs) which is a Member of UFI
UFI, The Global Association of the Exhibition Industry, is the association of trade show organisers, fairground owners, national and international associations of the exhibition industry, and its partners.UFI was founded on April 15, 1925, in Milan, Italy, by 20 European international trade fairs...

 (The Global Association of the Exhibition Industry).

The exhibition covers freight transport, in-company transport and material flow.

In 2007 there were 1,582 exhibitors from 57 countries and 47,636 visitors from a total of 113 countries.

The 12th transport logistic took place from 12 to 15 May 2009 at the New Munich Trade Fair Centre.

In 2007 the exhibition was opened by Federal Minister for Transport, Building and Urban Affairs (Germany) Wolfgang Tiefensee
Wolfgang Tiefensee
Wolfgang Tiefensee is a German SPD politician. He was the Federal Minister for Transport, Building and Urban Development in the grand coalition cabinet led by Angela Merkel since November 22, 2005....


'Green logistics' was the key theme of the 2009 exhibition. .

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