Al Dahra Agriculture Company, through its subsidiaries, engages in agricultural and animal feed production. The company offers forage and roughage products, including various grades of dairy alfalfa and timothy hay, and grass hays and straws; basmati and non-basmati rice; rice flours, brown wheat flours, and all purpose wheat flours; animal feeds; bales and pellets; and fresh produce, as well as dairy products, such as milk, yoghurts, and cheese. It serves clients through distributors in Japan, China, South Korea, Taiwan, and internationally. The company was founded in 1995 and is based in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates with operations, farms, and production facilities in the Americas, Euro...
United Arab Emirates
Founded in 1995
W.R. Grace & Co. and Al Dahra Agriculture Company to Build First Fluid Catalytic Cracking (FCC) Catalysts Manufacturing Plant in Middle East
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W.R. Grace & Co. and Al Dahra Agriculture Company have executed a Joint Venture agreement to build the first fluid catalytic cracking (FCC) catalysts manufacturing facility in the Middle East. The companies marked their commitment and progress with a briefing and gala dinner for over 100 industry and government leaders from around the region. The facility, which represents a capital investment of approximately $200 million, will serve refineries throughout the Middle East and potentially into South Asia. It will be built on just under 150,000 sq. meters of land in the Kizad Industrial Zone approximately 70km from the city of Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). A logistics hub will be completed in the first quarter of 2014. Detailed engineering work for the full manufacturing facility is underway and construction is expected to begin in the fourth quarter of 2013. The facility will create approximately 200 new jobs and is scheduled to begin operations in the fourth quarter of 2015.