Deutsche Post DHL Group (DPDHL)
WARNING: As this organisation lists one or more EP accredited lobbyists, it is highly improbable that its lobbying costs are lower than €10,000.
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Lobbyists declared: 6 FTE (8)
WARNING: The number of full time equivalent lobbyists declared by this organisation are extraordinarily high and may therefore have been over-declared.
Lobbyists with EP accreditation: 7
Meetings with European Commission: 15
Lobbying costs over the years:
Deutsche Post DHL Group (DPDHL)
Registration on EU Transparency Register
Goals / Remit
Deutsche Post DHL Group is the world’s leading mail and logistics services provider. The Deutsche Post and DHL corporate brands represent a one-of-a-kind portfolio of logistics (DHL) and communications (Deutsche Post) services. The Group provides its customers with both easy to use standardized products as well as innovative and tailored solutions ranging from dialog marketing to industrial supply chains. About 547,459 employees in more than 220 countries and territories form a global network focused on service, quality and sustainability. With programs in the areas of climate protection, disaster relief and education, the Group is committed to social and environmental responsibility. In 2018, Deutsche Post DHL generated revenues of € 61.55 billion.
Deutsche Post DHL’s Representation in Brussels acts as an intermediary between the Group and the European institutions as well as associations and other organizations located in Brussels. The main tasks of the Representation:
Monitoring company-relevant and socio-political topics and legislative initiatives for the Group.
Conducting analysis for and recommendation to the business units.
Providing advice to assist the development of corporate and industry positions in coordination with the Group.
Targeted representation of interest vis-à-vis the European Institutions, Member States, industrial associations, political think tanks and other organizations and stakeholders in the European policy and regulatory debate.
1. Union Customs Code Act 2. Directive 2017/2455 of 5 December 2017 regarding modernizing VAT for cross-border e-commerce and its implementing legislation 3. COM(2017) 277 final: Proposal for a REGULATION OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL amending Regulation (EC) No 561/2006 as regards on minimum requirements on maximum daily and weekly driving times, minimum breaks and daily and weekly rest periods and Regulation (EU) 165/2014 as regards positioning by means of tachographs 4. COM(2017) 278 final: Proposal for a DIRECTIVE OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL amending Directive 2006/22/EC as regards enforcement requirements and laying down specific rules with respect to Directive 96/71/EC and Directive 2014/67/EU for posting drivers in the road transport sector 5. COM(2017) 281 final: Proposal for a REGULATION OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL amending Regulation (EC) No 1071/2009 and Regulation (EC) No 1072/2009 with a view to adapting them to developments in the sector 6. COM(2017) 653 final: Proposal for a DIRECTIVE OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL amending Directive 2009/33/EU on the promotion of clean and energy-efficient road transport vehicles 7. COM(2018) 284 final: Proposal for a REGULATION OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL setting CO2emission performance standards for new heavy-duty vehicles 8. COM(2018) 279 final: Proposal for a REGULATION OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL on electronic freight transport information 9. Air transport agreements concluded under regulation (EC) NO 847/2004 10. Proposal for a directive as regards disclosure of income tax information by certain undertakings and branches (COM(2016) 198 final) 11. Proposal for a regulation on the establishment of a framework to facilitate sustainable investment (COM(2018)0353) 12. Proposal for a Council Directive laying down rules relating to the corporate taxation of a significant digital presence and on the common system of a digital services tax (COM (2018) 147 final & COM (2018) 148 final)
Tel: 49 22818297000
Corporate Representation Brussels Avenue d'Auderghem 22-28 Avenue d'Auderghem 22-28
Tel: 32 27750221
Lobbyists with EP accreditation
Person in charge of EU relations
Person with legal responsibility
Alliance for European Logistics (AEL)
European Express Association (EEA)
European Multi-Channel and Online Trade Association (EMOTA)
Federation of European Direct and Interactive Marketing (FEDMA)
British Chamber of Commerce
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Grants from EU institutions
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Expert groups (European Commission)
Expert Group on alternative transport fuels ('the Sustainable Transport Forum')#E03321 #http://ec.europa.eu/transparency/regexpert/index.cfm?do=groupDetail.groupDetail&groupID=3321 #Member #C#Consultative Forum on EU External Aviation Policy#E03519 #http://ec.europa.eu/transparency/regexpert/index.cfm?do=groupDetail.groupDetail&groupID=3519 #Member #C#C2020 - CPG/146 Project Group on Import and Export Formalities related to low value consignments#E03518 #http://ec.europa.eu/transparency/regexpert/index.cfm?do=groupDetail.groupDetail&groupID=3518 #Member #C#Digital Transport and Logistics Forum#E03280 #http://ec.europa.eu/transparency/regexpert/index.cfm?do=groupDetail.groupDetail&groupID=3280 #Member #C
Intergroups (European Parliament)
Industry forums (European Parliament)
The aforementioned activities reflect the most important EU legislative procedures that DPDHL Group is dealing with. Besides, DPDHL Group is following all company-relevant issues that are discussed at EU level.
Meetings with European Commission15 meetings found.
The list below only covers meetings held since November 2014 with commissioners, their cabinet members or directors-general at the European Commission; other lobby meetings with lower-level staff may have taken place, but the European Commission doesn't publish information about such meetings. All information below comes from European Commission web pages.
- 25 Apr 2017 - Christian Linder - Mobility Package (DG Energy Union)
- 02 May 2016 - Vice-President Andrus Ansip - e-Commerce, parcel delivery (DG Digital Single Market)
- 02 May 2016 - Vivian Loonela - e-Commerce, parcel delivery (DG Digital Single Market)
- 14 Feb 2016 - Commissioner Violeta Bulc - Roundtable with European Businesses in Singapore (DG Transport)
- 14 Feb 2016 - Matej Zakonjsek Desiree Oen - Roundtable with European Businesses in Singapore (DG Transport)
- 14 Jan 2016 - Bernardus Smulders - AECA Round-Table on “Dealing with Regulatory Burden (DG Better Regulation)
- 12 Mar 2015 - Maximilian Strotmann - Digital Single Market - e-freight - conference (DG Digital Single Market)
- 03 Mar 2015 - Fabrice Comptour - Introductory meeting (DG Internal Market)
- 03 Mar 2015 - Commissioner Elżbieta Bieńkowska - Introductory meeting (DG Internal Market)
- 03 Mar 2015 - Commissioner Violeta Bulc - Meeting with DHL (DG Transport)
- 26 Feb 2015 - Fabrice Comptour Kaius Kristian Hedberg - e-commerce and parcel delivery (DG Internal Market)
- 28 Jan 2015 - Maria Elena Scoppio - Union Customs Code - implementing and delegated acts (DG Economics & Tax)
- 27 Jan 2015 - Desiree Oen - Transport and logistics policy (DG Transport)
- 27 Jan 2015 - Jasmin Battista Kamila Kloc - Parcel delivery (DG Digital Single Market)
- 26 Jan 2015 - Director-General Joao Aguiar Machado - EU-Asia rail links (DG Mobility and Transport)