Geschichte

<p> <style type="text/css"> .auto-style1 { font-family: Verdana, Geneva, Tahoma, sans-serif; } .auto-style2 { font-size: 9pt; } .auto-style3 { font-size: 8pt; } .auto-style4 { font-family: Verdana, Geneva, Tahoma, sans-serif; font-size: 9pt; } .auto-style5 { font-family: Verdana, Geneva, Tahoma, sans-serif; font-size: 8pt; } </style> </p> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="5" width="100%"> <tbody> <tr> <td height="60" valign="top" width="50%"> <strong><font face="Verdana" style="font-size: 9pt;">February 1992</font></strong><br /> <font color="#000000" face="Verdana" style="font-size: 8pt;">Caner Aydin founded Bati Shipping &amp; Trading S.A. Istanbul, Turkey.</font></td> <td height="60" valign="top" width="50%"> <font color="#000000" face="Verdana" style="font-size: 9pt;"><strong>March 1992</strong> </font><br /> <font color="#000000" face="Verdana" style="font-size: 8pt;"> First consolidated container consignment from Istanbul, to New York, USA.</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td height="60" valign="top" width="50%"> <strong><font color="#000000" face="Verdana" style="font-size: 9pt;">April 1993<br /> </font></strong> <font color="#000000" face="Verdana" style="font-size: 8pt;">Branch office established in Izmir,Turkey. </font></td> <td height="60" valign="top" width="50%"> <strong><font color="#000000" face="Verdana" style="font-size: 9pt;">January 1994</font></strong><br /> <font color="#000000" face="Verdana" style="font-size: 8pt;"> Joined BIMCO as a Broker member. </font></td> </tr> <tr> <td height="60" valign="top" width="50%"> <font color="#000000" face="Verdana" style="font-size: 9pt;"><strong>December 1995</strong> </font><br /> <font color="#000000" face="Verdana" style="font-size: 8pt;"> Acquired IATA license as an authorized air cargo sales agent.</font></td> <td height="60" valign="top" width="50%"> <strong><font color="#000000" face="Verdana" style="font-size: 9pt;">August 1997</font><br /> </strong> <font color="#000000" face="Verdana" style="font-size: 8pt;">Branch Offices established in Mersin and Urfa,Turkey. </font></td> </tr> <tr> <td height="60" valign="top" width="50%"> <font color="#000000" face="Verdana" style="font-size: 9pt;"><strong>November 1998</strong> </font><br /> <font color="#000000" face="Verdana" style="font-size: 8pt;"> Acquired Custom Bonded Ware House License for textile and general cargoes for and on behalf of Istanbul Halkali Region Custom. Established 3000 sqm bonded 1500 sqm non-bonded area in Hadimkoy Istanbul,Turkey. </font></td> <td height="60" valign="top" width="50%"> <font color="#000000" face="Verdana" style="font-size: 9pt;"><strong>September 1999</strong></font><br /> <font color="#000000" face="Verdana" style="font-size: 8pt;"> Dedicated Ship Management company founded in Istanbul for dealing with ship brokerage, project cargo chartering and agency at Black Sea market.</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td height="60" valign="top" width="50%"> <font color="#000000" face="Verdana" style="font-size: 9pt;"><strong>November 1999</strong> </font><br /> <font color="#000000" face="Verdana" style="font-size: 8pt;"> BATI became the official freight forwarder for group Massawa Cement factory project for bulk transportation by air, sea, rail and road. </font></td> <td height="60" valign="top" width="50%"> <strong><font color="#000000" face="Verdana" style="font-size: 9pt;">December 1999</font><br /> </strong> <font color="#000000" face="Verdana" style="font-size: 8pt;">Established a Joint Venture company with Confreight Belgium with the name of Freightcon-Turkey.</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td height="60" valign="top" width="50%"> <font color="#000000" face="Verdana" style="font-size: 9pt;"><strong>February 2000</strong> </font><br /> <font color="#000000" face="Verdana" style="font-size: 8pt;"> BATI looked back on it&rsquo;s 8 years of history and BATI Shipping &amp; Trading S.A. repositioned itself by divesting the bulk cargo business and forming three new business areas: Bati Logistics, Bati Ship management S.A. and Bati Shipping &amp; Trading S.A.</font></td> <td height="60" valign="top" width="50%"> <font color="#000000" face="Verdana" style="font-size: 9pt;"><strong>February 2001</strong> </font><br /> <font color="#000000" face="Verdana" style="font-size: 8pt;"> Established a Joint Venture company with Ukrferry with the name of Bati Rail S.A. Turkey for rail related logistic services. </font></td> </tr> <tr> <td height="60" valign="top" width="50%"> <font color="#000000" face="Verdana" style="font-size: 9pt;"><strong>August 2004</strong> </font><br /> <font color="#000000" face="Verdana" style="font-size: 8pt;"> Opened the integrated railway terminal Derince as per CIS railway standards. CIS railway authorities recognized Derince port as their railway station for wagon deliveries.</font></td> <td height="60" valign="top" width="50%"> <font color="#000000" face="Verdana" style="font-size: 9pt;"><strong>June 2005 </strong></font><br /> <font color="#000000" face="Verdana" style="font-size: 8pt;"> Loaded our first self-owned tank container and started bulk chemical logistics as a tank container operator. </font></td> </tr> <tr> <td height="60" valign="top" width="50%"> <font color="#000000" face="Verdana" style="font-size: 9pt;"><strong>February 2006 </strong></font><br /> <font color="#000000" face="Verdana" style="font-size: 8pt;"> Shipped last cargoes for the finalization of the Konya Seker factory project and Konya Selcuk University Hospital project</font></td> <td height="60" valign="top" width="50%"> <font color="#000000" face="Verdana" style="font-size: 9pt;"><strong>May 2007</strong></font><br /> <font color="#000000" face="Verdana" style="font-size: 8pt;"> BATI became a member of ITCO &ndash; International Tank Container Organisation.</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td height="60" valign="top" width="50%"> <font color="#000000" face="Verdana" style="font-size: 9pt;"><strong>June 2007</strong> </font><br /> <font color="#000000" face="Verdana" style="font-size: 8pt;"> Moved first flexitank from Antwerp to Gebze and had a common approach within the frameworks of it&rsquo;s chemical logistics attainment targets.</font></td> <td height="60" valign="top" width="50%"> <font color="#000000" face="Verdana" style="font-size: 9pt;"><strong>January 2008</strong></font><br /> <font color="#000000" face="Verdana" style="font-size: 8pt;"> BATI reached over 50 units of self-owned Iso Tank Containers.</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td height="60" valign="top" width="50%"> <font color="#000000" face="Verdana" style="font-size: 9pt;"><strong>June 2008</strong> </font><br /> <font color="#000000" face="Verdana" style="font-size: 8pt;"> Freightcon became a member and station of EBB.</font></td> <td height="60" valign="top" width="50%"> <font color="#000000" face="Verdana" style="font-size: 9pt;"><strong>December 2008</strong> </font><br /> <font color="#000000" face="Verdana" style="font-size: 8pt;"> BATI exceeded annual 500 units of flexitank loading ex Turkey.</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td height="60" valign="top" width="50%"> <font color="#000000" face="Verdana" style="font-size: 9pt;"><strong>May 2009</strong></font><br /> <font color="#000000" face="Verdana" style="font-size: 8pt;"> 1st Annual Meeting of CGML (China Global Maritime Line) held in Istanbul Ritz Carlton Hotel, Turkey.</font></td> <td height="60" valign="top" width="50%"> <strong><font color="#000000" face="Verdana" style="font-size: 9pt;">July 2009</font><br /> </strong> <font color="#000000" face="Verdana" style="font-size: 8pt;">BATI reached over monthly 270 units of Iso Tank Container loading.</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td height="60" valign="top" width="50%"> <strong><font color="#000000" face="Verdana" style="font-size: 9pt;">August 2009</font><br /> </strong> <font color="#000000" face="Verdana" style="font-size: 8pt;">BATI became an agent of IFA International Freight Association and Association&rsquo;s Turkey ( Istanbul, Izmir, Mersin, Urfa ) offices at 25<sup>th</sup> Annual General Meeting in Berlin, Germany.</font></td> <td height="60" valign="top" width="50%"> <p> <span class="auto-style1"><strong><span class="auto-style2">July 2010</span></strong><br class="auto-style2" /> <span class="auto-style3">BATI Shipping combines port of Derince to Caspian Sea with Weekly services of MARCAS LINE </span></span></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td height="60" valign="top" width="50%"> <strong><span class="auto-style4">October 2010 </span> </strong><br class="auto-style4" /> <span class="auto-style5">BATI Shipping and Trading SA became the member of SCN (Security Cargo Network) from Turkey. </span></td> <td class="auto-style5" height="60" valign="top" width="50%"> <span class="auto-style2"><strong>January 2011 </strong><br /> </span>Bursa Branch Office was established.</td> </tr> <tr> <td class="auto-style5" height="60" valign="top" width="50%"> <span class="auto-style4"><strong>October 2011 </strong></span><br class="auto-style5" /> <span class="auto-style5">BATI GROUP participated in the 5. Logitrans Transport and Logistics Exhibition of Turkey in Istanbul. </span></td> <td height="60" valign="top" width="50%"> <strong><span class="auto-style4">May 2012</span><span class="auto-style5"> </span></strong><br class="auto-style5" /> <span class="auto-style5">Iskenderun Branch Office was established. </span></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="auto-style5" height="60" valign="top" width="50%"> <span class="auto-style4"><strong>September 2012</strong></span><br class="auto-style5" /> <span class="auto-style5">BATI GROUP&#39;s 20th Company Anniversary Celebration Dinner was held at Four Seasons Hotel, Istanbul on 23 September, 2012 with total of our foreign agents and our Turkish customers as well as local shipping line board members, who were enjoyed with a better understanding of Bati Group&rsquo;s logistics services and team members and of course very delighted Istanbul night at the Bosphorus. </span></td> <td height="60" valign="top" width="50%"> <span class="auto-style4"><strong>November 2012 </strong></span><br class="auto-style5" /> <span class="auto-style5">BATI GROUP participated the Breakbulk Turkey Project Cargo, Heavy Lift &amp; Ro-Ro Logistics Exhibition in Istanbul Divan Hotel. </span></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="auto-style5" height="60" valign="top" width="50%"> <span class="auto-style4"><strong>October 2012</strong></span><br class="auto-style5" /> <span class="auto-style5">BATI Shipping and Trading SA was awarded The Best International Maritime Transport Company of the year 2012. 3. Logistics prizes of Turkey have been delivered to its owners.Being the leading company in Turkish logistics sector, Bati Shipping and Trading SA has attended to 6. Logitrans Transport and Logistics Exhibition, Istanbul where they were awarded with &quot;The Best International Maritime Transportation Company&quot; Award. </span></td> <td height="60" valign="top" width="50%"> <span class="auto-style4"><strong>May 2013 </strong></span><br class="auto-style5" /> <span class="auto-style5">BATI GROUP participated the Breakbulk Europe Project Cargo, Heavy Lift &amp; Ro-Ro Logistics Exhibition in Belgium. </span></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="auto-style5" height="60" valign="top" width="50%"> <span class="auto-style4"><strong>November 2013 </strong></span><br class="auto-style5" /> <span class="auto-style5">BATI GROUP participated the Breakbulk Turkey Project Cargo, Heavy Lift &amp; Ro-Ro Logistics Exhibition in Istanbul Ceylan Intercontinental Hotel. </span></td> <td height="60" valign="top" width="50%"> <span class="auto-style4"><strong>April 2014 </strong></span><br class="auto-style5" /> <span class="auto-style5">BATI GROUP&#39;s Istanbul Head Quarter has been moved to new Address of Buyukdere Street AKABE Trade Center in Gayrettepe ISTANBUL, TURKEY </span></td> </tr> </tbody> </table>