Asiatic Petroleum Co
of Asia House, Great St. Helens, London, E.C.
1903 Incorporated as a Limited Company by Shell Transport and Trading Co and Royal Dutch Petroleum Company as a sales organisation to compete with Standard Oil Co.
1914 With the Anglo Mexican Co built a 1500ft jetty at Saltend, Hull
1914 Directors: Sir Marcus Samuel, (Chairman), H. W. A. Deterding (Managing Director), H. Loudon, A. J. C. Stuart, H. N. Benjamin, F. Lane, R. Waley Cohen, T. Weill, and I. Braun.
Subsequently known as the Burmah-Shell Oil Storage and Distributing Company of India, which was as associate of Burmah Oil Co
Sources of Information
- The Engineer 1920/09/10