Germany – founding of Thomas GmbH
USA – founding of Thomas Erie Inc.
Spain – Acquisition of Mar Explot S.L.U.
China – founding of Thomas Suzhou (Metals) Co. Ltd.
Argentina – founding of Thomas de Sudamérica S.A.
USA - Acquisition of Solla Eyelet Products Inc.
Argentina - Acquisition of shares from Nelo S.A. (50%)
Germany – Change of shareholder (Thyssen'sche Handelsgesellschaft)
Spain - Acquisition of Federico Ferrer
Spain - Merger between Mar Explot S.L.U. and Federico Ferrer to Thomas Cosmética de España S.L.U.
Germany - Inauguration of new Technology Centre at Thomas GmbH