Throughout its history, Montexport has responded to its customers and suppliers challenges and needs, by building a wide range of business and creation of new value. Montexport´s history is a story of growth in partnership with society in an expanding and changing world economy.
Year I Event
Montexport Limited foundation and establishment of the roots of export and import business of Rosin and Chemicals.
Pioneer steps have been taken, in order to increase trade with the Asian market in general and with China in particular.
Montexport was the first and only Portuguese company to be present in the first Industrial Exhibition of Macau. It represented important national manufacturers in the field of marble, glazed wall tile and toilet fixtures and accessories, tapestries, silverware, wines and canned foods.
Montexport was the leading promoter of the creation of the "Portuguese Center in Hong Kong and Macau". And, in that same year Montrade was mandated by the Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group to provide building materials for the Mandarin Hotel in Macao, Hong Kong and Bangkok.
Montexport begins exporting Portuguese and Spanish wines to the People's Republic of China - at those days dealing with a very "closed" market - and promoting the branding of certain brands.
With the increment of the chemicals business, Montexport expands its operations to new markets such as India, Thailand, USA and Brazil.
Montexport started to represent for the European Market one of the largest semi - state Chinese group which comprises 14 chemical plants.
Montexport started to represent for the European Market other large semi - state Chinese group which produces rosin.
Becomes a licensed exporter of plastic waste from Europe to the Asian market.
Montexport started to represent for the Iberian Peninsula and PALOP, a Chinese manufacturer of aluminum.
Becomes a licensed exporter of paper and metal waste from Europe to the Asian market.