While most people in Hamburg are sleeping, around 350 companies based at the market with a total of 3,200 employees at Hamburg’s wholesale market turn night into day. From the big area terminals the supermarkets are delivered and in a hall subject to a preservation order near the main station, retailers from fruit, vegetable and flower shops, weekly markets, restaurants, catering companies and commercial kitchens are to be found buying their produce. Because the “green heart of the city” impresses everyone with its freshness, quality and variety. It’s always high season at the wholesale market.
Facts, data & figures
- 27,3 (ha) Size of the market site
- 99,500 (m²) Total area of the fruit and vegetable hall
- 1,5 (million t) Turnover of goods per year
- 35,000 (pc) Number of trucks per year
Become a buyer
You want to benefit from our unprecedented range of fresh produce and you want to buy in the wholesale market? You are entitled to do so if you’re a commercial re-seller, commercial consumer or commercial bulk buyer. End users are not allowed to purchase here.
GET YOUR ENTRY TO THE WORLD OF FRESH FOOD NOW.
Buy your new favourite hoodie now
Buy your favourite beanies-, hoodies and zip-up hoodies in sizes XS to XXL in the Grossmarkt shop. The hoodies are available in navy blue, light blue, pink, green and red and the zip-up jackets in navy blue and green.
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