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Those who set store by quality, efficiency and innovation will be at home with us.

O.LISBOA DESPACHOS INTERNACIONAIS LTDA together with MAT TRANSPORT AG, BONAFIDE LOGISTIC AG and MAT TRANSPORT (FRANCE) S.A.R.L. represent individual transport and logistics solutions in the sector General Cargo. Through synergies with each other they are able to create a strong and independent market image.

O.LISBOA DESPACHOS INTERNACIONAIS LTDA., MAT TRANSPORT AG, BONAFIDE LOGISTIC AG and MAT TRANSPORT (FRANCE) S.A.R.L. belong to the Rhenus Group.

Our joint history

Year
History
1945
The Swiss family company MAT TRANSPORT AG was founded.
1965
O.LISBOA DESPACHOS INTERNATIONAIS LTDA. was founded.
1990
MAT TRANSPORT AG became part of the VIA MAT-Group, which covers companies from the general cargo sector and valuables logistics.
1991
The forwarding and warehousing company VIA MAT FRANCE S.A.R.L. was founded in Alsace/France as part of the VIA MAT-Group.
1993
Founding of BONAFIDE LOGISTIC AG, responsible for distribution logistics.
1997
As an independent 4PL provider the division LOOP - Logistics Optimizer emerges within MAT TRANSPORT AG.
1999
The VIA MAT-Group takes over the customs broker and logistics company O.LISBOA DESPACHOS INTERNACIONAIS LTDA in Brazil.
2007
MAT TRANSPORT AG re-positions itself from being a forwarding company to a complete transport and logistics services provider with greater proximity to the customer and fulfilment of individual requirements.
2014
The VIA MAT-Group is integrated into the Swedish company Loomis AB. Services in the General Cargo sector continue to be covered through the companies O.LISBOA DESPACHOS INTERNACIONAIS LTDA., MAT TRANSPORT AG, BONAFIDE LOGISTIC AG and VIA MAT (FRANCE) S.A.R.L.
2016
Loomis AB has decided to focus on the valuables business as the core business in the future. Rhenus Alpina AG (www.ch.rhenus.com) will be taking over the General Cargo companies O.LISBOA DESPACHOS INTERNACIONAIS LTDA., MAT TRANSPORT AG, BONAFIDE LOGISTIC AG and VIA MAT (FRANCE) S.A.R.L., for developing the General Cargo business sustainably for the benefit of their clients and partners.
2016
With effect from December 1st, 2016 is MAT TRANSPORT (FRANCE) S.A.R.L. the new company name of VIA MAT (FRANCE) S.A.R.L.



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Customers
Customers are the lifeblood of our company: their needs are at the heart of everything we do.
People
Providing our customers with first-rate service would be impossible without the contribution of our highly motivated people. Our highquality services are dependent upon our employees having good qualifications and receiving targeted training.
Quality
High-quality products and services are essential to customer satisfaction. Comprehensive quality assurance systems combined with employees dedicated to achieving the highest standards ensure that we meet the most exacting requirements.
Profits
Healthy profits are vital for investment and innovation. By using capital as efficiently as possible, we are able to offer our customers highquality products and services at attractive prices. Ongoing investment in research, development, technology and training is also key to maintaining our long-term position.
Society / Environment
As part of society, we are committed to enhancing the common good as well as helping to conserve natural resources and protect the environment. We do not regard economics and ecology as mutually exclusive - finding the best way of meeting both requirements is a crucial part of the way we do business.
Responsible Behaviour
To comply with legal and ethical standards, we insist on a high level of personal integrity from each and every one of our staff. Detailed rules on conduct are set out in the Corporate Compliance brochure (click here).

 

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