The Group’s History
Cevital is a family-run Group whose success and reputation are rooted in its history, its track record and its values.
As the first private Algerian company to have invested in a wide variety of business sectors, it has passed significant historical milestones to achieve the size and recognition it enjoys today.
From the food-processing and mass distribution industry to electronics and domestic appliances, the iron and steel industry, the flat glass industry, industrial construction, the automobile industry, services and the media, etc.; as these investments have been made, the Cevital Group has focused on the key principle of creating an economic unit.
With the support of its 18,000 employees located on three continents, it is the flagship of the Algerian economy, working continuously to create jobs and wealth.
historical stages of group
LAUNCH OF METAL CONSTRUCTION BUSINESS*
- *1971 SOCOMEG (ACQUISITION OF INTEREST IN THE COMPANY)
- 1975 PROFILOR (CREATION)
- 1979 SOTECOM (ACQUISITION)
- 1984 SACM (ACQUISITION)
- 1985 ENALUX (CREATION)
- 1986 NORD METAL (CREATION)
- 1986 METALLOR (CREATION)
CREATION OF METAL SIDER (STEEL MANUFACTURING)
ACQUISITION OF IBM ACTIVITIES IN ALGERIA
CREATION OF THE DAILY NEWSPAPER, LIBERTE
CREATION OF HYUNDAI MOTORS ALGERIA
CREATION OF CEVITAL SPA
FOOD PROCESSING INDUSTRY
CREATION OF NUMIDIS AND IMMOBIS;
ACQUISITION OF COJEK
SAMHA - SAMSUNG PRODUCTION & DISTRIBUTION /
CREATION OF MFG (FLAT GLASS)
NOLIS - MARINE TRANSPORTATION /
COMMERCIALIZATION OF FLAT GLASS IN EUROPE /
CREATION OF NUMILOG
INCREASE IN SUGAR PRODUCTION BY 1 MLN T/YEAR
OXXO (France) / ALAS (SPAIN)
BRANDT (FRANCE) / AFERPI (ITALY) FORMERLY LUCCHINI PIOMBINO