Company History


July 1970
Establishment of Impaka GmbH -import of paper and board- as the logistic company of the Finnish paper- and board industry by shareholders Finnpap/Finnboard
January 1973
Changed name to Warico GmbH -import of paper and board- by shareholders Finnpap/Finnboard
September 1996
Takeover by Finnish Paper organisation UPM-Kymmene Corp. and changed name to UPM-Kymmene Distribution GmbH
July 1999
Sale of 49% of the stake to Luebecker Hafen-Gesellschaft GmbH, changed name to European Cargo Logistics GmbH (ECL GmbH)
January 2001
Luebecker Hafen-Gesellschaft mbH takes over 100 % ECL GmbH
January 2004
ECL GmbH establishes a branch in Rostock and takes over the logistic activities of UPM-Kymmene Sales GmbH
July 2009
ECL GmbH celebrates 10-year anniversary
November 2015
ECL GmbH opens subsidiary "OOO ECL Rus" in St. Petersburg
July 2019
ECL GmbH celebrates 20-year anniversary
July 2020
ECL GmbH - 50 years paper and forest product logistics


 ECL Company History


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European Cargo Logistics GmbH
Zum Hafenplatz 1
D-23570 Lübeck
Phone: +49 4502 3075 – 0

European Cargo Logistics GmbH
Am Skandinavienkai 6
D-18147 Rostock
Phone: +49 381 67069 – 0


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