Lehnkering AG (Acquired by Imperial Logistics International GmbH 2011)
Lehnkering AG is a logistics service provider specialising in transportation for the chemical, petrochemica and food industries in the Central and Northwestern regions of Europe.
Its key business areas are Shipping Logistics, Road Logistics, Chemical Manufacturing and Distribution services.
Lehnkering was previously known as VTG Lehnkering AG, formed by the merger of VTG AG and Lehnkering in 1994. The companies de-merged in 2004 and Lehnkering was sold by VTG AG to Triton, a private equity firm.
In 2011, Lehnkering was bought by the South African logistics service provider, Imperial Logistics. It operates as a division of the business alongside the company's other subsidiaries; Panopa, neska, BROUWER and Imperial Shipping Group.Revenue in 2011 the company had revenues of approximately €550m.