Processing

Al Dahra owns and operates its own production plants across the different lines of business. Production and processing is considered as a core competency of the group and is an integral part of the value chain. In terms of grains milling and grinding, the company’s portfolio includes two flour mills in Greece, four rice mills across Pakistan and India in addition to a state-of-the-art rice mill currently under construction in the United Arab Emirates. Furthermore, the company has specialty-built sorting, grading and packaging facilities for the different fruits and vegetables it farms, particularly potatoes, oranges, apples and dates.

On the other hand, Al Dahra owns and operates eight forage processing plants in the United States and Europe equipped with the latest processing and baling equipment for various animal feed product varieties in the form of bales and pellets.

Irrespective of the business line, the philosophy of Al Dahra with regards to processing operations remains focused on:

  • Investing in highly automated processes and technologies with minimal human intervention
  • Applying the highest standards of health and safety across all working environments
  • Complying to international standards of food and feed production and safety regulations
  • Performing product quality checks internally in specialty laboratories and via external bodies
  • Embedding a culture of continuous operational efficiency improvement and excellence

200K acres

land portfolio including leased and owned land across various geographies

20+ countries

with established operations spread across the Northern and Southern globe hemispheres

30+ entities

trading in various commodities across the Human Food and Animal Feed divisions

1B+ USD

annual group turnover

51%

group average CAGR over the past 5 years

1M MT

group annual grains processing, trading and supply capacity

2M MT

group annual forage production and supply capacity

150K MT

group annual fruits and vegetables farming and supply capacity

#1

customer of Khalifa port in the United Arab Emirates

Etihad Mills

Grain biggest trading hub in the Middle East, that can cater to 2.4 Billion people.

Al Dahra ACX Global

Al Dahra ACX Global number 1 forage exporter in the USA for 2015