February 1992
Caner Aydin founded Bati Shipping & Trading S.A. Istanbul, Turkey.
March 1992
First consolidated container consignment from Istanbul, to New York, USA.
April 1993
Branch office established in Izmir,Turkey.
January 1994
Joined BIMCO as a Broker member.
December 1995
Acquired IATA license as an authorized air cargo sales agent.
August 1997
Branch Offices established in Mersin and Urfa,Turkey.
November 1998
Acquired Custom Bonded Ware House License for textile and general cargoes for and on behalf of Istanbul Halkali Region Custom. Established 3000 sqm bonded 1500 sqm non-bonded area in Hadimkoy Istanbul,Turkey.
September 1999
Dedicated Ship Management company founded in Istanbul for dealing with ship brokerage, project cargo chartering and agency at Black Sea market.
November 1999
BATI became the official freight forwarder for group Massawa Cement factory project for bulk transportation by air, sea, rail and road.
December 1999
Established a Joint Venture company with Confreight Belgium with the name of Freightcon-Turkey.
February 2000
BATI looked back on it’s 8 years of history and BATI Shipping & Trading S.A. repositioned itself by divesting the bulk cargo business and forming three new business areas: Bati Logistics, Bati Ship management S.A. and Bati Shipping & Trading S.A.
February 2001
Established a Joint Venture company with Ukrferry with the name of Bati Rail S.A. Turkey for rail related logistic services.
August 2004
Opened the integrated railway terminal Derince as per CIS railway standards. CIS railway authorities recognized Derince port as their railway station for wagon deliveries.
June 2005
Loaded our first self-owned tank container and started bulk chemical logistics as a tank container operator.
February 2006
Shipped last cargoes for the finalization of the Konya Seker factory project and Konya Selcuk University Hospital project
May 2007
BATI became a member of ITCO – International Tank Container Organisation.
June 2007
Moved first flexitank from Antwerp to Gebze and had a common approach within the frameworks of it’s chemical logistics attainment targets.
January 2008
BATI reached over 50 units of self-owned Iso Tank Containers.
June 2008
Freightcon became a member and station of EBB.
December 2008
BATI exceeded annual 500 units of flexitank loading ex Turkey.
May 2009
1st Annual Meeting of CGML (China Global Maritime Line) held in Istanbul Ritz Carlton Hotel, Turkey.
July 2009
BATI reached over monthly 270 units of Iso Tank Container loading.
August 2009
BATI became an agent of IFA International Freight Association and Association’s Turkey ( Istanbul, Izmir, Mersin, Urfa ) offices at 25thAnnual General Meeting in Berlin, Germany.

July 2010
BATI Shipping combines port of Derince to Caspian Sea with Weekly services of MARCAS LINE

October 2010
BATI Shipping and Trading SA became the member of SCN (Security Cargo Network) from Turkey.
January 2011
Bursa Branch Office was established.
October 2011
BATI GROUP participated in the 5. Logitrans Transport and Logistics Exhibition of Turkey in Istanbul.
May 2012
Iskenderun Branch Office was established.
September 2012
BATI GROUP's 20th Company Anniversary Celebration Dinner was held at Four Seasons Hotel, Istanbul on 23 September, 2012 with total of our foreign agents and our Turkish customers as well as local shipping line board members, who were enjoyed with a better understanding of Bati Group’s logistics services and team members and of course very delighted Istanbul night at the Bosphorus.
November 2012
BATI GROUP participated the Breakbulk Turkey Project Cargo, Heavy Lift & Ro-Ro Logistics Exhibition in Istanbul Divan Hotel.
October 2012
BATI Shipping and Trading SA was awarded The Best International Maritime Transport Company of the year 2012. 3. Logistics prizes of Turkey have been delivered to its owners.Being the leading company in Turkish logistics sector, Bati Shipping and Trading SA has attended to 6. Logitrans Transport and Logistics Exhibition, Istanbul where they were awarded with "The Best International Maritime Transportation Company" Award.
May 2013
BATI GROUP participated the Breakbulk Europe Project Cargo, Heavy Lift & Ro-Ro Logistics Exhibition in Belgium.
November 2013
BATI GROUP participated the Breakbulk Turkey Project Cargo, Heavy Lift & Ro-Ro Logistics Exhibition in Istanbul Ceylan Intercontinental Hotel.
April 2014
BATI GROUP's Istanbul Head Quarter has been moved to new Address of Buyukdere Street AKABE Trade Center in Gayrettepe ISTANBUL, TURKEY
October 2014
BATI GROUP participated 6th International Chemical Industry Group Exhibition “Turkchem Chem Show Eurasia 2014” at Istanbul Expo Center Hall 9 A146 during 16-18 October 2014. It was a special gain to introduce our Iso Tank Container and Flexitank services, especially new Flexitank installation warehouse in Izmit which will put into use in the beginning of year 2015.
November 2014
BATI GROUP participated the Breakbulk Turkey 2014 Project Cargo, Heavy Lift & Ro-Ro Logistics Exhibition in InterContinental Istanbul Hotel during 18-21 November 2014 at booth no 28. Breakbulk Transportation Conferences & Exhibitions are the largest international events focused on traditional breakbulk logistics, heavy-lift transportation and project cargo trade issues.
February 2015
BATI GROUP completed the biggest GEOTHERMAL POWERPLANT shipment for Zorlu Energy. It is located in Alasehir, Manisa, Turkey and it has a capacity of 90 MWs. The shipment is 2000 cbm and 135 units in total. 
May 2015
BATI GROUP won the Bowling Tournament that is organized among 100 companies in Istanbul. 
June 2015
BATI GROUP IZMIR renewed their IATA certificate. 
October 2015
BATI GROUP nominated 2015 as the year of green and awarded every employee with a Young Tree for their birthday. 
December 2015
BATI GROUP successfully participated the entire network AGM’s and built strong relationships with other partners. We are a local company with global partners. 2015 was a great year, 2016 will be better. 
February 2016
BATI GROUP opened two liason offices and made overseas investments one in Seoul, South Korea and one in Hamburg Germany.
May 2016
BATI Shipping & Trading SA was awarded by the Association of Exporters of Istanbul Chemicals and Products (IKMIB) as the fourth year of Turkey in 2015 at the category of MINERAL OIL EXPORTS with over 9 million liters.
July 2016
RollDock, the heavy lift shipping specialist based in The Netherlands is pleased to announce that they have appointed BATI Shipping & Trading S.A. as their commercial agent for Turkey.
September 2016
BATI GROUP participated the Breakbulk Houston 2016 Project Cargo, Heavy Lift & Ro-Ro Logistics Exhibition in USA. Breakbulk Americas is the largest exhibition of its kind in the Americas, bringing top-tier shippers together with breakbulk and project cargo service providers.