Man, it’s fresh here!

Here you will find everything about the wholesale market for fruit, vegetables and flowers in Hamburg.

While most people in Hamburg are sleeping, around 400 companies based at the market with a total of 3,500 employees at Hamburg’s wholesale market turn night into day. 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.




» you can find more information and forms here

Our top topics

  • Wholesale market facade

    The Wholesale market Hamburg fruits, vegetables and flowers is open

    The Wholesale Market Hamburg as an important public utility company is furthermore open within the regular opening hours.
    Our tradespeople and we place our services at your disposal.

  • The wholesale market in the media

    On March 19, the report "Typisch Malte" will be shown on NDR at 6:15 pm. On April 16, the wholesale market Hamburg will be shown on the NDR Nordtour. The reportage "Wie geht das? Südfrüchtehandel in Hamburg" and the Terra X report "Anthropozän - Das Zeitalter des Menschen" are now available on NDR and ARD Mediathek.

  • New wholesale sweater freshly arrived

    Grossmarkt beanies, hoodies and zip-up hoodies are now available to buy in sizes XS to XXL from the Grossmarkt shop. The hoodies are available in navy blue, light blue, pink, green and red, and the zip-up hoodies in navy blue and green.
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[Translate to English:] Ein Bild mit viel buntem und frischem Gemüse

Good to know

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» answers to all these questions you find here


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