MWV - Association of the German Petroleum Industry
The MWV (Mineralölwirtschaftsverband e. V.) Association was founded in 1946 in Hamburg. The objectives of MWV are, the perception and the development of educational, ideological and economical interests of its members, through Representing the petroleum industry in legal matters, particularly in the preparation of laws and regulations. In addition to the Association to ensure adequate consideration of tax and customs law, and address issues of technical standardization. The participation in the development of safety regulations, especially for the storage and transportation of dangerous goods, as well as handling all environmental issues in processing, transporting and storage of petroleum.