Nova Trading was established by two colleagues from school. Nova Trading started its business as one of the first companies dealing only with stainless steel on the Polish market.
The first import transaction - 10 tons of stainless steel material from Finland sold in one day…
The first computer system for servicing selling was introduced, then it was developed in 1997. In June 2005 the company started to work with the most modern and best computer systems available.
The first machine for PCV coating of sheets and plates was introduced – nowadays there are five such machines working in the company.
The first branches of the company were opened in Warsaw and Katowice.
The Company moved to a new seat and it has had its headquarters there till now. This time also a new warehouse was bought.
Nova Trading’s branch in Katowice was moved to a new seat and the first warehouse in the Silesia region was opened.
Sales Office in Gdansk was opened. In just a few years from being established, the Company has become the biggest stainless steel stockholder on the Polish market, with the leader position in the field of turnover, sales, and storage area.
The first stainless steel stockholder with ISO 9002 TUV certificate.
New warehouse in Sosnowiec was bought.
The first export transaction.
Installation of the first grinding and mirror polishing line for round tubes and bars. Since that moment range of services and working machines has been constantly developing.
December 2000 – June 2001
The second warehouse in Torun was built. Nowadays long products are stored in it.
Nova Trading widened its stock program of aluminum products.
April – August 2003
The new warehouse dedicated for a new grinding line for sheets and plates was opened.
The grinding line for round tubes and bars in Sosnowiec was developed with two new mirror polishing stations, which increased the capacity.
Aiming to complete the services to long products, the line for polishing square and rectangular tubes was installed.
Nova Trading obtained certificate for establishing and applying a quality system according to ISO 9001:2000.
Transformation from a registered partnership into a joint stock company
January – September 2005
Building a new distribution center (the new warehouse of 9,500 square maters under the roof has increased the storage area of 65%). The cut to length line, for cutting coils into sheets, has been the first such an investment in Poland and the most technologically advanced and modern in Europe.
Nova Trading (for the first time!) among "500 Biggest Poilsh Companies" - a list prepared by "Rzeczpospolita" and "Polityka" magazines
Installation of the second line for grinding and mirror polishing round tubes in Sosnowiec
8 December 2005
The official opening of the new Service Centre in Torun and setting up the cut to length line
Installation of a new (third) tube polishing & mirror polishing machine in Torun which will improve the maximum diameter capacity up to 220 mm
May - October 2007
Development of service center in Torun – arrangements before the installation of a slitting machine
Installation of the slitting line
Nova Trading entered the Czech market
Nova Trading opened a branch Office in Bremgarten, Switzerland
Installation of a new line for grinding and brushing of coils
2D laser cutting machine installation – Trumpf TruLaser 3030 New.
Nova Trading with an ISO 14001 certificate (DNV) confirmining environmental management system implemented by the company.
Opening of a new trade office in Sankt Petersburg - Nova Trading Russia.
Launching of the second laser (Trumpf Trulaser 5030 Fiber).
Nova Trading awarded an Authorised Economic Operator (AEO) certificate by customs authorities.
Installation of the second CTL line for cutting coils into sheets.
Installation of a shear for cutting non-standard sheets and flat bars.
Nova Trading offices opened Prague in the Czech Republic.