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Prologis Timeline - 1983

Douglas Abbey, Hamid Moghadam and T. Robert Burke (joined in 1984) found AMB Property Corporation, focusing on investments in office, industrial and community shopping centres on behalf of major institutional investors.

Prologis Timeline - 1987

AMB refines its investment strategy by exiting office markets and focusing on industrial and shopping centres in infill trade areas.

Prologis Timeline - 1991

The company that is to become ProLogis is incorporated as Security Capital Industrial Trust (SCI).

Prologis Timeline - 1994 Stock Certificate

SCI makes its initial public offering on the New York Stock Exchange.

Prologis Timeline - 1996 SCI Mexico Pacifico

SCI expands outside the United States for the first time with acquisitions in Mexico.

Prologis Timeline - 1997 Management

AMB closes its initial public offering, with more than $2.8 billion under management.

Prologis Timeline - 1997 Office in Amsterdam

The company establishes its first European office in Amsterdam.

Prologis Logo, 1997

ProLogis establishes CEE office in Warsaw.

logistics park in Warsaw, Prologis

ProLogis acquires Warsaw Industrial Center- first industrial park acquisition in the CEE (39,000 square meters).

Prologis Timeline - 1998 Prologis Logo

SCI officially changes its name to ProLogis. The company acquires Meridian Industrial Trust for $1.5 billion.

Prologis Timeline - 1999 AMB Charlotte

AMB exits community shopping centre investments to focus on industrial properties in targeted markets.

Prologis Timeline - 1999 European Properties

ProLogis forms its first property fund, ProLogis California ($556 million), and the ProLogis European Property Fund.

Prologis Park Błonie DC1B, Poland

ProLogis delivers its first building in Poland, totaling 17,200 square meters, at ProLogis Park Błonie.

Prologis Timeline - 2001 Japan Flag

ProLogis announces its entry into the Japan market.

Prologis Timeline - 2002

AMB launches its international expansion program focused on trade-centric locations in Mexico, Europe and Asia.

Prologis Park Budapest-Gyal, Hungary

ProLogis delivers its first building in Hungary, a 20,700 square meter facility at ProLogis Park Budapest-Gyal.

Prologis Park West & East, Czech Republic

ProLogis enters the Czech market through the acquisition of the D1 Logistics Park West and East (120,000 square meters).

Prologis Park Poznań I, Poland

ProLogis delivers a build-to-suit for Coca-Cola and enters the Poznań market.

Prologis Timeline - 2002 GIC logo

ProLogis forms the ProLogis Japan Properties Fund ($1 billion) with the Government of Singapore Real Estate.

Prologis Timeline - 2003 Chinese Flag

ProLogis is added to the S&P 500. The company announces its entry into the China market.

Prologis Park Piotrków, Poland

ProLogis delivers a 40,000 square meter build-to-suit project for Unilever at Prologis Park Piotrków.

Prologis Timeline - 2004 Open REIT fund

AMB forms the REIT industry’s first open-end commingled fund—AMB Institutional Alliance Fund III. It also establishes new business lines, including direct development and additional private capital products.

Prologis Timeline - 2004 Suzhou logistics

ProLogis acquires Keystone Industrial Trust for $1.5 billion. The company forms its first joint venture in China with Suzhou Logistics Centre Co. Ltd.

Prologis Park Wrocław V, Poland

ProLogis enters the Wrocław market with an 18,700 square meter development.

Prologis Timeline - 2006 Fortune 1000 Logo

ProLogis becomes a FORTUNE 1000 company. The ProLogis European Properties Fund completes its initial public offering on the Euronext exchange in Amsterdam.

Prologis Park Wrocław V, Poland

ProLogis' Central and Eastern Europe portfolio reaches 1,000,000 square meters

Prologis Park Błonie, Poland

Prologis makes a major industrial portfolio acquisition in the CEE consisting of 520,000 square meters of existing space, 420,000 square meters under construction and land allowing for 480,000 square meters of development.

warehouse in Poznan, Poland, logistics park in Poznan

Prologis' Central and Eastern Europe portfolio exceeds 2 million square meters.

Prologis Timeline - 2007 SR Report

ProLogis releases the real estate industry’s first annual sustainability report.

Prologis Park Szczecin, Poland

ProLogis is the first developer to enter the Szczecin market with a 41,000 square meter development.

logistics park, warehouse space Prologis

ProLogis' Central and Eastern Europe portfolio hits 3 million square meters.

Prologis Timeline - 2009 AMB Logo

AMB completes an equity offering, fortifying its balance sheet and securing projected capital needs through 2012.


Prologis Park Chorzów, Poland

ProLogis delivers an 89,000 square meter facility in Chorzów.

Prologis Timeline - 2010 Mexico Flag

AMB forms Mexico Fondo Logistico, the first of its kind industrial venture for Mexican pension funds (AFORES).

Prologis Timeline - 2011 Catellus Logo

ProLogis closes the sale on a majority of Catellus retail and mixed-use assets to affiliates of TPG Capital (TPG) for $353 million, including rights to the Catellus name.

Prologis Timeline - 2011 Allianz

AMB forms a €470 million joint venture with Allianz Real Estate, marking Allianz Real Estate’s largest joint venture and biggest foray into the logistics real estate industry.

Prologis Timeline - 2011 Prologis Merger and IPO

ProLogis and AMB complete a merger of equals to create the pre-eminent global industrial real estate company, with more than $40 billion of assets under management and a platform of logistics and distribution facilities on 4 continents. 

Prologis Park Sochaczew, Poland

Prologis Park Sochaczew wins Warehouse of the Year at the Eurobuild awards gala.

Prologis Timeline - 2012 EU Presence

Prologis assumes 100 percent control of Prologis European Properties (PEPR) ahead of schedule, thus liquidating the fund. Assets received include 210 facilities covering 48.4 million square metres (4.5 ) across 11 countries.


Logistcis park in Sochaczew

Prologis Park Sochaczew wins Warehouse of the Year for the second year in a row at the Eurobuild awards gala.

Prologis Timeline - 2013 Prologis Nippon

Nippon Prologis REIT, Inc. (NPR), a Japanese real estate investment trust, successfully completes its initial public offering on the Tokyo Stock Exchange. NPR provides investors a unique investment opportunity and further positions Prologis for sustained growth in Japan.

Prologis Timeline - 2013 Norges Bank Kirkegata

Prologis European Logistics Partners Sarl, a joint venture with Norges Bank Investment Management, manager of the Norwegian Government Pension Fund Global, closes with an initial acquisition of 195 Class-A properties comprising 49 million square metres (4.5 million square metres).

Prologis Timeline - 2014 Prologis FIBRA logo

Prologis completes its IPO for FIBRA Prologis, the first IPO for a FIBRA in Latin America in 2014. FIBRA Prologis comprises approximately 30 million square metres (2.8 million square metres) across six markets in Mexico.

Logistics park in Blonie, Poland

Prologis' Central and Eastern Europe portfolio reaches 4 million square meters.

Prologis Park Wrocław III, Poland

Prologis opens the first small business facility in the Lower Silesia market at Prologis Park Wrocław III.

Central & European Real Estate Quality Awards

Prologis is named Industrial Developer of the Year 2013 at the Central & Eastern European Real Estate Quality Awards gala.

Prologis Park Prague D1 West II, Czech Republic

Prologis acquires a 16,000 square meter facility in the highly coveted Prague D1 Zone (renamed Prologis Park Prague D1 West II).

Prologis Park Prague-Airport, Czech Republic

Prologis acquires R6 Logistics Park from Skanska and 33 hectares of land (renamed Prologis Park Prague-Airport).

Prologis Park Budapest-Ullo, Hungary

Prologis acquires two buildings from Invesco Real Estate in Gliwice and Ullo, totaling 94,200 square meters.

Prologis Park Prague-Rudna, Czech Republic

Prologis acquires the Heitman portfolio, totaling 230,000 square meters, 23 Class-A facilities in the Czech Republic, Slovakia and Poland.

Logistics park in Gliwce, warehouse in Gliwice

Prologis acquires 50,000 square meters in Poland from Invesco Real Estate.

Prologis Park Budapest M1, Hungary

Prologis Acquires M1 Business Park in Hungary from CA Immo and Union Investment. Renamed Prologis Park Budapest M1, the park comprises five facilities, totaling 69,105 square meters.

Prologis Acquires KTR

Prologis completes the acquisition of the real estate assets and operating platform of KTR Capital Partners (KTR) and its affiliates for a total purchase price of $5.9 billion.  

Logistics Park in Chorzów, Poland

Prologis opens its second small business facility at Prologis Park Chorzów.

Eurobuild Awards Logo

Prologis is named Warehouse Developer of the Year, CEE and Best Warehouse Manager of the Year, Poland at the Eurobuild Central and Eastern Europe awards gala.

S&P Global Ratings

S&P Global Ratings raises Prologis, Inc.'s rating to A- from BBB+, citing its diversified real estate portfolio and potential for rent growth.

Occupancy rate Prologis

Prologis achieves a record-breaking occupancy rate of 96.4 percent

Moody's Investors Service

Moody's Investors Service (Moody's) upgrades  Prologis, L.P.'s senior unsecured rating to A3 from Baa1. The rating service also upgrades ratings on Prologis’ preferred stock to Baa1 from Baa2.

Logistics park in Sziget, Hungary

Prologis Park Budapest-Sziget Dc6 becomes the first building to receive “Good” accreditation within the new BREEAM guidelines in Hungary

Logistics park in Budapest, Hungary

Prologis acquires M0 Central Business Park in Hungary. The two facilities, totaling 31,443 square meters, become part of Prologis Park Budapest-Sziget.

Logistics park in Prague-Rudna, Czech Republic

Prologis Park Prague-Rudna DC18 becomes the first logistics facility in the Czech Republic and only the second such building in Central and Eastern Europe to receive BREEAM “Outstanding” accreditation, the highest rating.

Prologis Plug and Play

Prologis partners with Plug and Play to support startups in the supply chain and logistics sector.