The company was founded over two decades ago in a small town outside of Osaka, Japan. Initially called Hoko Trading Company (HTC), the “Hoko” name was later changed to Bicontinental Trading Company (BTC) in 1989 to reflect the business activities between Asia and Africa. The company was restructured under new ownership in the United States acquired some companies in the emerging markets which reflect the major areas of businesses the company is involved. Although the group through subsidiaries and affiliates is involved in Aviation and Power industries, Oil and Gas remains the group’s core business comprising over 70% of the group’s business and revenue. Diversification helps stabilize revenues between major projects, It also frequently enhances long term value. Today, Bicontinental Group has presence in five countries in three continents and continues to expand into countries where new initiatives are creating opportunities.
We have strengthened our management with experienced in-country managers with very good knowledge of the industry and country. These are former oil company managers that have handled major projects and do not wish to return to their home countries. we have retained these managers because we value their experience and knowledge of the industry. Our management have built reputation for completing logistically complex and difficult projects. Secondly, our multinational work force is highly experienced and thrives on challenges. Our employees are empowered to solve problems, assess risks, and if need be, move quickly to minimize costs to our clients.