LAC Rubber (Liberian Agricultural Company)

The LAC concession was created by the government in 1959 and later purchased by Uniroyal. Starting in 1961, the company developed a 7 000 hectare rubber plantation there.

In Liberia, the LAC (Liberian Agricultural Company) plantation is today a model example of a sustainable post-conflict development project, despite the economic turmoil and political events that the country has experienced. Here is some historical background.