1954

1954

Company founded by acquiring the first two tanker vessels m/t Urdaneta and m/t Aragua. Acquisition of m/t Catatumbo

1954

1954

1955

1955

Acquisition of m/t Petromar, Petro Avila, and Petro Lago from oil major Esso.

1955

1955

1958

1958

Acquisition of Esso Boscan

1958

1958

1959

1959

Acquisition of m/t Monagas, 12.5k DWT

1959

1959

1969

1969

Acquisition of m/t Volina, 5k DWT, and chartered to Shell for over 8 years

1969

1969

1971

1971

Acquisition of bulker, Lago Maracaibo,25k DWT, for wheat trade between the USA and South America

1971

1971

1974

1974

Acquisition of m/t Trade Wind, 4k DWT

1974

1974

1976

1976

Acquisition of m/t Navemar 50k DWT, purchased from Mobil and chartered back to the oil major

1976

1976

1981

1981

Acquisition of m/t Palaima 70k DWT, crude oil tanker

1981

1981

1981-1991

1981-1991

Company developed liner services from USA to South America, acquiring 8 box ships over the lifespan of the liner service.

1981-1991

1981-1991

1986

1986

Tradewind Tankers brand starts with the purchase of Tradewind Sea, 4k DWT

1986

1986

1993

1993

Acquisition of m/t Tradewind River, 7.8k DWT

1993

1993

1995

1995

Acquisition of m/t Tradewind Clipper, 7.4k DWT

1995

1995

2007

2007

Take delivery of 3 newbuilds Tradewind Palm, Tradewind Passion and Tradewind Legend

2007

2007

2008

2008

Take delivery of newbuild Tradewind Adventure

2008

2008

2000-2021

2000-2021

Own and operate vessels from Headquarters in Barcelona, Spain

2000-2021

2000-2021