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From market driver to transport professional: How the transport company became the market leader for automotive logistics.


Founding of the transport company Hödlmayr


Johann Hödlmayr buys two car transporters.


First customs warehouse on the company’s own land.


First central warehouse of an Austrian importer.


Hödlmayr builds its own railway connection in Schwertberg.


The expansion adventure begins
Establishment of subsidiaries, branches and joint ventures in:

  • 1894 Rosenheim
  • 1990 Hungary, Belgium
  • 1991 Graz
  • 1992 Czech Republic
  • 1994 Slovenia
  • 1999 Croatia
  • 2002 Romania, Serbia, Cologne
  • 2006 Slovakia
  • 2008 Bulgaria and Ukraine
  • 2011 Turkey
  • 2012 Valencia
  • 2013 Wiener Neustadt
  • 2014 Georgia
  • 2015 Leipzig


Hödlmayr expands its core competencies and converts vehicles.


Hödlmayr International AG is born.


In Belgium, the first photovoltaic system is installed on a Hödlmayr site:
With 21,500 solar panels, around 1,456 tons of CO 2 can be saved and 1,290 families in Tongeren can be supplied with electricity.


Higher, heavier, larger: to meet the growing market demands of our customers, Hödlmayr further expands the field of commercial vehicle transport. 


Foundation of Hödlmayr Rail Logistics GmbH:
The mission of sustainability continues to gain ground; rail transports are further expanded and professionalized in Hödlmayr’s portfolio


65th anniversary of the company:
With Johannes Alexander Hödlmayr, a member of the 3rd generation joins the company’s ranks.


  • With the foundation of Hödlmayr Urban Logistics GmbH, services relating to vehicle remarketing are now also offered
  • The Schwertberg photovoltaic system is built
    With over 3,888 solar panels, around 1000 tons of CO 2 can be saved annually.


Rail transport is further expanded:
In Schwertberg, we now also welcome trains from Barcelona


Together with our customers, #peopleinlogistics are constantly developing the sustainable logistics concepts of the day after tomorrow.