A Journey Through Time: Milestones of Success

Theodor Weisser’s founding of Marquard & Bahls in 1947 marked a milestone for Mabanaft as well, because it all began with the physical oil trading. In the beginning, we were a domestic trading company, and nobody could have guessed that today we would be one of the largest independent oil companies in the world…

  • 1947
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1947

The 2000s in overview

2000 Mabanaft Founds a Trading Company in Moldova Details
2000 Discontinuation of the Mabanaft Location in France Details
2001 Digol Energieservice Strengthens Petronord in Hesse and Thuringia Details
2001 Petronord Puts Things Together, Creates Companies NEWCo Neue Energie- und Wärmekonzepte and Petrocargo Details
2001 MHK Acquires Another 54 Service Stations Details
2001 Striking New Paths: Petronord Expands Pool Service-Station Business Activities with Staack Details
2002 Petronord Acquires Stake in Arnsberg-based Kaiser Söhne Through Lipps Mineralöle in Hagen Details
2002 A New Company From Mabanaft: Benol Becomes Part of the Petronord Group Details
2003 The Petronord Network Expands: Deglmann Energie Becomes the Tenth Company in the Alliance Details
2003 Mabanaft Takes Over Gamma Mineralölhandelsgesellschaft, Vienna Details
2003 Mabanaft Acquires Viterra Contracting, Bochum Details
2003 Böttcher Energie – A Strong New Partner in the North Bavarian Region Details
2003 A New Look for OIL! – Service Stations in a New Guise Details
2004 Mabanaft Gets Involved in End-Consumer Business in Austria Through Petronord Details
2004 Founding of Mabanaft Inc., Connecticut Details
2005 Mabanaft Centralizes its International Trading Activities in Rotterdam Details
2005 Mabanaft Expands to the Mediterranean Sea: Founding of Mabanaft Energy in Istanbul Details
2005 Petronord Achieves Further Growth in Austria with Another Lubricants Business: Lubes Services Austria Details
2006 Ethanol 85 (E85): OIL! Shows Its Pioneering Spirit Details
2007 Petronord Further Expands End-Consumer Business by Founding Hartmann Energie Details
2007 Mabanaft Opens New Trading Office in Singapore Details
2007 Mabanaft Founds New Trading Company: Mabanaft East Europe Details
2008 Number of Petronord Shareholdings Rises to Fifteen with Addition of Keck in Brakel Details
2008 Lubricants Business in the Petronord Group Grows Steadily – with JB GERMAN OIL Details
2008 Mabanaft Founds Joint Venture for Bunker Business in India and Singapore Details
2008 Petronord Further Increases Number of Lubricants Companies with OILTECH Lubes Service Details
2008 Marquard & Bahls Expands Its Executive Board Details
2008 Mabanaft, the Petronord Group and OIL! Tankstellen Found Initiative Pro Klima Details
2008 Mabanaft Limited Acquires South Eastern Fuels Limited Details
2009 Mabanaft Limited Acquires Thomas Silvey Details
2009 OIL! Issues Its Own KlimaCard Details
2009 Mabanaft Expands into Carbon Trading Details