MCB: market leader in metal distribution
MCB International BV is a holding company with operating companies in the Netherlands, Belgium and Germany. The operating companies are mainly active as wholesalers and Service Centres in metals such as steel, stainless steel, aluminium, copper and brass. The holding company and the operating companies together form the MCB Group. An important added value is the execution of customer-specific orders in, among others, the Service Centre and the Centre for Production Operations.
The MCB Group achieved a turnover of € 718 million in 2019 and employs approximately 900 people
MCB was founded in 1941 as “Metaal Compagnie Brabant” by the Van Kempen and Van Ettro families who, together with the Van Doorne family, have been shareholders in MCB from the very beginning. Since 2016, Aart Fortanier, CEO of VADO, has been Chairman of the Supervisory Board of MCB.