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We have been building our company since 1896
with vision and patience
by investing in people
managing change and
embracing innovation.
We look for the unusual and
are connected with the world around us.
We listen, learn and react
and keep things simple
straightforward and down to earth.

We highly value integrity and we are transparent, loyal to our principles, our people and all our stakeholders.
We are a family of companies and we are here to make it last.
Our business.
Our people.
Our environment.
Our heritage.
It’s what we owe the past.
And what we owe the future.

SHV. A tradition of sustainable growth

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About SHV

SHV is a family-owned, decentralised company active in energy distribution, cash-and-carry wholesale, heavy lifting and transport activities, industrial services, animal nutrition and aquafeed, exploration, development and production of oil and gas and providing private equity through its seven companies: SHV Energy, Makro, Mammoet, ERIKS, Nutreco, ONE-Dyas and NPM Capital. SHV employs more than 60,000 people and is present in 58 countries.

The SHV family

SHV's values set the company apart. Throughout the family of companies, the values are the glue that hold it together. The corporate philosophy outlines these values, ensuring every employee, customer, and supplier know what the company stands for. 

Shared values and Corporate Philosophy

SHV has had a long history and an entrepreneurial spirit has been present from the start. SHV and its Groups aim to fulfill the needs of tomorrow by doing good today. By doing business in a responsible way and by finding the right balance between result, tradition, sustainability and innovation.