Top 10 largest warehouses in the world
Large world companies and distibuters have huge warehouses, some of them has more than one million square meters! Which companies did you first think about? See what's on our list and check if you've guessed who hides in the first place.
10. TESLA WAREHOUSE, CALIFORNIA
Tesla Motors (Fremont, California, USA) has a footprint of almost 500,000 square feet. The last place on the list, but still very impressive!
9. MEYER WERFT, GERMANY
This warehouse is one of the oldest, because it was built in 1795 in Papenburg, Lower Saxony (Germany). It has 678,000 square feet and warehouses some of the world’s most luxurious cruise liners.
8. TESCO DISTRIBUTION CENTRE, IRELAND
Tesco distribution centre is built in 2007 as a distribution centre for Tesco groceries. It has more than amazing 863,000 square feet and it is located in Lanestown (Ireland).
7. MORRISONS DISTRIBUTION CENTRE, SITTINGBOURNE, ENGLAND
This huge warehouse has 919,443 sqft and it’s one of the biggest facility in UK.
6. SHAW NATIONAL DISTRIBUTION CENTRE, LANCASHIRE, ENGLAND
The Shaw National Distribution Centre measures in a 1 milion sqft and is home to logistics giant, Yodel as well as another retail superforce.
5. AMAZON FULFILMENT CENTRE, DUNFERMLINE, SCOTLAND
Have you been wondering where is the Amazon on this list? The worlds largest retailer takes fifth place. It takes large numbers of orders and shipping every singe day and some of which come from one of the largest warehouses in the world - the Amazon Fulfilment Centre in Dunfermline. This warehouse measures in at 1million sqft!
4. JEAN-LUC LAGARDERE PLANT, FRANCE
Warehouse number four is seated in Toulouse, a city in France. The Jean-Luc Legardere plant has 1.32 million square feet, as it is used to construct the Airbus 380, the largest airliner in the world.
3. TARGET IMPORT WAREHOUSE, WASHINGTON
Target has many warehouses, but the biggest one measures in a 2 million square foot warehouse and it is in Lacey, Washington.
2. JOHN DEERE WAREHOUSE, ILLINOIS
The world’s largest factory parts warehouse is in Milan, Illinois (USA). It was built by John Deere for its north American distribution business. Second largest warehouse measures in a 2.6 million square foot facility.
1. BOEING EVERETT FACTORY, WASHINGTON
The biggest warehouse in the world is the Boeing Everett Factory, in Everett, Washington (USA). Measures in an amazing 4.3 million square feet, it is also the largest building in the world. It was constructed to build the Boeing 747, it now houses assembly for 767s, 777s and the 787 Dreamliner. Just to get the real picture, you could fit 80 football pitches into it and still have some room left over.