The company adds that this national distribution centre “will be Leroy Merlin’s main national distribution centre in Portugal”.

Leroy Merlin announced that construction of the company’s “largest logistics platform” in Portugal, located in the Castanheira do Ribatejo area, will start in January, and will create around 400 jobs when operational.

In a statement, the company said that this national distribution centre “will be the main national distribution centre for Leroy Merlin in Portugal”.

This platform will have an area of 105,500 square metres in a single warehouse, and construction will begin in January 2023. When operational, it will generate “around 400 jobs”.

During the construction phase, “around 250 jobs will be generated with the participation of around 40 national and local companies”.