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1949

December 27, 1949

1949 - Creation of GEFCO on December 27 

1951

1951

1951 - Loading of the first vehicles onto flat rail cars

1956

January 01, 1956

1956 - Launch of the freight groupage activity

1969

January 01, 1969

1969 - GEFCO handles all freight groupage of Peugeot

1970

January 02, 1970

1970 - Launch of customs activities

1971

January 01, 1971

1971 - First foreign subsidiary: GEFCO Benelux

1972

January 01, 1972

1972 - Creation of maritime transport division

1975

January 01, 1975

1975 - New air link created between France and Nigeria 

1976

January 01, 1976

1976 - Creation of GEFCO Germany

1977

January 01, 1977

1977 - Acquisition of Soler Seguin and Blanc 

1978

January 01, 1978

1978 - Integration of Citroen’s transport companies 

1980

January 01, 1980

1980 - Transport operations for Chrysler Europe 

1981

January 01, 1981

1981 - Creation of GEFCO UK

1985

March 05, 1985

1985 - Creation of GEFCO Spain

1987

December 31, 1987

1987 - Creation of GEFCO Italy

1992

January 01, 1992

1992 - Creation of GEFCO Portugal 

1999

January 01, 1999

1999 - Start of broader international expansion begins: Creation of GEFCO Poland and GEFCO Argentina

1999

March 30, 1999

1999 - Creation of GEFCO Brazil

2001

January 01, 2001

2001 - Creation of GEFCO Morocco

2002

January 01, 2002

2002 - Creation of GEFCO Turkey

2003

January 01, 2003

2003 - Creation of GEFCO Tunisia, GEFCO Czech Republic and GEFCO Russia

2004

January 01, 2004

2004 - Creation of GEFCO China, GEFCO Austria and GEFCO Slovakia

2005

January 01, 2005

2005 - Creation of GEFCO Romania and GEFCO Hungary

2006

January 01, 2006

2006 - Opening of a subsidiary in Hong Kong

2007

January 01, 2007

2007 - GEFCO establishes the Central Europe Business Unit - Creation of GEFCO Slovenia 

2008

January 01, 2008

2008 - Creation of GEFCO Chile, GEFCO Latvia and GEFCO Ukraine

2011

January 01, 2011

2011 - Acquisition of Mercurio Group - Creation of GEFCO Kazakhstan, GEFCO Bulgaria and GEFCO South Africa

2012

January 01, 2012

2012 - RZD acquires 75% of the capital of GEFCO - PSA Group retains 25% 

2012

January 01, 2012

2012 - Logistics contract with General Motors - GEFCO opens its Middle East office in Dubai 

2013

January 01, 2013

2013 - Creation of GEFCO Croatia, GEFCO Algeria, GEFCO Mexico and GEFCO USA

2014

January 01, 2014

2014 - Birth of the Asia/Europe rail corridor - GEFCO India and GEFCO Iraq established

2015

September 23, 2015

2015 - Acquisition of the Dutch company IJS Global - GEFCO’s presence expands to the Netherlands, Thailand, Singapore, Australia, Taiwan, Denmark and New Zealand

2015

January 01, 2015

2015 - Creation of new subsidiaries: GEFCO Greece, GEFCO Serbia and GEFCO Korea

2016

November 03, 2016

2016 - €8 billion contract to optimise PSA Group’s global supply chain

2017

January 01, 2017

2017 - First block train from Wuhan (China), to Dourges (France) 

2018

January 31, 2018

2018 - GEFCO launches new brand signature: Partners, unlimited