LBC: Back in growth mode

Burridge, Elaine
November 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;11/20/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 44, p24
Trade Publication
This article focuses on the new growth strategy of LBC. Expansion is a key part of the company's strategy, and it is spending €150 million over the next three years to boost capacity across several of its terminals. According to the company's CEO Niels von Hombracht, LBC's strategy is very much aligned on growing with its customers, with particular focus on add-on investment.


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