• Record tea consumption in 2020

    Boost for Hamburg as hub of European tea trade - who are the world champion tea drinkers
  • Residents of Hamburg to spend big this Christmas

    Record expenditure planned, survey finds - shopping in stationary retailers trending
  • Port of Hamburg's half-year results reveal ongoing upward trend

    Positive throughput in port after pandemic-induced downturn - record container traffic by rail, more large ship calls
  • Good first quarter at Port of Hamburg

    Upward trend continues - strong growth in container transport by rail
  • "Wir-liefern.org" creating virtual shopping zones on internet

    Small retailers without their own website or any other online presence are now gaining digital access to customers thanks to the wir-liefern.org online platform. Launched in 2020 by Christian Hasselbring, Mirjam Müller and Thomas Reichert, the platform raises the visibility of small stores and may...

  • Renewed corona lockdown forces closure of shops and eateries

    Hamburg's protective shield to remain in place - most shops to close from December 16
  • Edel-Optics opens flagship store on Hamburg's Ballindamm

    Robots serving customers - optician offering 250,000 articles in mix of online and offline trade
  • First phase of Jungfernstieg's conversion ends successfully

    First measurements indicate 75 per cent less traffic - boost for life in downtown Hamburg
  • HHLA founds intermodal company in Ukraine

    HHLA links up Port of Odessa with economic centres - container transport by rail
  • Companies in Hamburg well prepared for Brexit, survey finds

    Every second company considers itself "well" or "very well" prepared for Brexit, survey by Chamber of Commerce finds