Frank Vingerhoets

Katoen Natie


Frank A.Vingerhoets has been the president of Katoen Natie Gulf Coast Inc. For the last 19 years.

With more than 6,5 mio sq ft of warehouses and a 2800 railcar packaging capacity/month in Houston alone they are the biggest logistics service provider for the petrochemical industry in Texas. Katoen Natie operates over 11-mio sq ft of warehouse in the USMCA with locations in Dallas, Baton Rouge, Norfolk, New Jersey, Chicago, Montreal, Sarnia, Edmonton, Mexico City, Silao, Altamira etc…

As a veteran of the Katoen Natie group with over 31 years of experience in global logistics, he now heads the petrochemical logistics activities of the Katoen Natie Group in the USMCA area.

During his career with the Katoen Natie Group he has held positions in Belgium, Scotland, Singapore, Japan, Canada and the USA.

The Katoen Natie group is the largest global logistics service provider for the petrochemical industry in the world and handles more than 43 mio tones of polymers on a yearly basis.

He holds a degree in Nautical Science of the Nautical university of Antwerp.

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