Founding: It's all About VÖEST
It is April 13, 1978, when "VOEST-ALPINE Intertrading GmbH", a 100% subsidiary of the nationalized VÖEST ALPINE AG, first moves into its offices right in the middle of the VÖEST factory premises.
Primary task area: Settling barter transactions for industrial plants erected by VÖEST Anlagenbau. The company’s side business is trading with agricultural products and consumer goods like dishes and textiles. First major deal is the sale of iconic Puch Mopeds worth 1.2 million Schillings to Suriname / South America.