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Our corporate history

Discover how Shell became one of today's major energy companies.

Our history in South Africa

The history of Shell in South Africa dates back as far as 1902.

History of our logo

For more than 100 years the name Shell, our logo the pecten and our distinctive red and yellow colours have identified our brand.

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