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Libitco and Oliveira Holland target African West Coast

11 mei 2015

Leading rope maker, Oliveira Holland has appointed Libitco BV, based in Pijnacker-The Netherlands, a worldwide procurement company, as its new distributor for Cameroon and Angola. The agreement will allow Libitco to supply Oliveira Holland fibre ropes.

Libitco operates an extensive network throughout Africa and the Middle East, specialising in supplying equipment to companies and contractors in the Oil and Gas, Petrochemical, Water, Mining, Power, Steel and other heavy industries. To ensure a high level of customer service and satisfaction, Libitco’s ‘one-stop-shop’ service is complimented by a professional logistics team with warehouse facilities throughout the world.

We are delighted to welcome Libitco into the Oliveira partner network, introducing the Oliveira Holland brand to a new region. Oliveira Holland will benefit from Libitco’s knowledge, extensive network and professionalism in Africa. By having physical stock in Cameroon and offering tailor made solutions to meet the demand of the local Oil and Gas, Maritime, Petrochemical and Heavy Industries, we believe awareness of Oliveira Holland synthetic rope products will grow allowing future expansion in Africa,” says Mr. Orlando Belfor, Product Area Manager, Oliveira Holland.
By partnering with Oliveira Holland we can provide a complete range of high performance ropes to our customers together with enhanced customer service. As part of the agreement, Libitco staff will receive rope training including splicing, enabling us to offer tailored ropes that better meet the requirements of the market,” says Gustaaf van Bilsen, owner and director of Libitco.

For more information on Libitco and Oliveira Holland in West Africa please contact Libitco’s Mr Joseph Auad, commercial manager at + 31 (0) 15 36 10854 or via email: or the Oliveira Holland sales team at +31 (0) 78 611 77 40 or via email:

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