Business expansion
Méditerranée; Provence-Alpes-Côte d\'Azur; Bouches-du-Rhône
Location of affected unit(s)
Fos sur Mer (Bouches du Rhône)
Transportation / Storage
Warehousing And Support Activities For Transportation, Postal And Courier Activities
Warehousing And Support Activities For Transportation
52.1 - Warehousing and storage

350 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
14 September 2006
Employment effect (start)
1 January 2008
Foreseen end date
31 December 2009


The group Chevallier, with 600 employees in 25 sites in France, announced on 14 September 2006 the construction of 143,000 square meters (40 hectares)of warehouses in the port and the industrial zone in Fos sur Mer, in the south of France, near Marseilles. In the new warehouse of Massilia Distrilogis Chevallier, 350 jobs are expected to be created between January 2008 and December 2009. The total investment will reach 90 million euro and should enable Massilia Distrilogis Chevallier to expand its storage capacities in order to meet the needs for its increased activity in the south of France.


  • 15 September 2006: La Tribune


Eurofound (2006), Massilia Distrilogis Chevallier, Business expansion in France, factsheet number 64072, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/64072.