Lievo was founded at the beginning of 2001 from a sister company of Lievaart Transport to deal in trucks and property related to the transport sector. Lievaart Transport began as a small plant export company and over the years it developed in the transport sector into the specialist in the field of transporting plants and flowers to and from Italy. More than 25 years later Lievaart Transport is one of the biggest and most successful transport companies operating between The Netherlands and Italy.