May 14 - 16, 2017
Houston, TX

AN EXCLUSIVE TOUR FOR GULF SHIPPING CONFERENCE ATTENDEES

 

ON LOCATION: KATOEN NATIE HOUSTON POLYMERS TERMINAL

Location: Katoen Natie, 359 Pike Ct, La Porte, TX 77571

Katoen Natie's Houston Polymers Terminal in La Porte is one of the largest resins warehousing and packaging facilities in the region. The state-of-the-art facility features 1.8 million square feet of warehousing space, 24 packaging silos, 320 loading spots, 500 railcar slots and up to 40 bulk transload spots. Antwerp, Belgium-based KTN is one of the world's largest resins warehousing and packaging companies in the world, with more than 9 million square feet of space in the Houston market alone. Frank Vingerhoets, president of Katoen Natie USA, will lead this tour, offering insight into the US Gulf's largest growth driver for containerized volumes. Attendees will get an up-close view of resin packaging and its role in the supply chain.

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