Hamburg Port Authority
As a public service institution, the Hamburg Port Authority is in charge of managing the port for the city-state of Hamburg. It is responsible for development and maintenance of the port infrastructure. With around 1,900 employees, it ensures that the Port of Hamburg develops integrated concepts for the future.
HPA is a central partner and is responsible for all questions regarding waterside and landside infrastructures, shipping traffic safety, in-port railways, real estate management, and the business environment. It focuses on ensuring timely, solidly financed, and well-placed investments in the infrastructure that are in line with market demands, as well as assessing the demand for commercial real estate and providing locations for port-related businesses.
HPA also organizes official responsibilities and port business services in a transparent, market-oriented way. The port authority acts according to economic principles of business management and thus always strives for the highest level of organisational efficiency.