Engro Foods Limited attracted investment from a Dutch Dairy giant called Royal Friesland Campina, the 6th largest dairy company of the world. To celebrate the Dutch festivities in Pakistan Engro Foods Limited actively participated in the King’s Day’ celebrations, hosted by the Netherland’s Ambassador in Pakistan – Mrs. Ardi Stoios Braken, at Serene Hotel in Islamabad.
Dutch companies have invested generously in Pakistan’s economy and Netherland as a country has played its role to strengthen bilateral trade relations. The investment made by Royal Friesland Campina into Engro Foods Limited has made it a 51% shareholder of the Pakistan’s 2nd largest dairy company. Hence, Engro Foods played its role in celebrating the cultural heritage of RFC in Pakistan.
On the occasion, Chief Corporate & Regulatory affairs Director – Naveed Saeed, said that; “Being a subsidiary of the Dutch Dairy giant in the global industry – Royal Friesland Campina, we are proud to nurture and promote the rich heritage of Netherlands. Over the recent years, Engro Foods has grown in terms of market-share, operations and financial strength – acquiring greater knowledge and expertise in the dairy industry and also becoming a part of the global family of Royal Friesland Campina. It is a matter of pride for Engro Foods Limited to represent Pakistan in front of the global dairy industry, and Netherlands in front of the national dairy industry. We believe that the deep insights of Royal Friesland Campina, Engro Foods Limited will continue to spearhead Pakistan’s dairy industry, driving it towards advanced technologies, higher productivity and better product quality.”
About Engro Foods Limited
Engro Foods Limited (EFL), is the 2nd largest dairy company of Pakistan, it is embedded with the vision of “Nourishing by Nature”. EFL is a subsidiary of Dutch based dairy cooperative, Royal Friesland Campina, owned by 19,000 farmers and operating in 32 countries globally. Royal Friesland Campina owns controlling shares of Engro Foods Limited, a public listed company incorporated under the Companies Ordinance, 1984, with shares quoted on the Pakistan Stock Exchange. The principal activity of the Company is to manufacture, process and sell dairy products and frozen desserts. Engro Foods also owns and operates a world class dairy farm with 6,500 cows near Sahiwal called “Nara Farm”. EFL’s product portfolio comprises some of the country’s biggest and best selling brands including Omore, Olper’s, Olper’s Lite, Olper’s Cream, Dairy Omung, Omung Dobala, and Tarang.