How IHC is involved?

The Food business includes the trading of fresh and frozen seafood, as well as trading in regional and global foodstuff. It also includes sourcing, processing and selling forage and animal feed to secure the food from milk, meat and poultry industries.


Founded in 1981, Al Ajban Chicken is a UAE poultry company offering high-quality poultry, hatching eggs and chicks. They provide superior poultry, straight from the farm to your table. Al Ajban supplies other farms with hatching eggs, which can be incubated and hatched in the sanitized environment of their hatcheries.

Established in 2008 as Emirates Dawn General Trading L.L.C, Dubai, Royal Horizon’s local roots and extensive experience with government departments help the group understand and value the preferences of UAE nationals. Royal Horizon also provides quality products and various services to the private sector.

ASMAK is a leading provider of fresh and frozen seafood across the Middle East. Founded in 1999, the company provides end-to-end solutions, in addition to products branded under the name “ASMAK”. With an experienced team and extensive network across MENA and key global markets, ASMAK maintains a focus on processing, distribution, and exports.

Established in 2002, Zee Stores is a reputable trading and distribution firm, specializing in food & non-food products. It currently operates as a retail subsidiary under IHC Abu Dhabi. Its activities include importing, trading, re-packaging, wrapping service, storage, distribution of food products, house hold items, chemicals and other allied on-shore, off-shore oil and gas field services.

One of the largest industrial and commercial catering service providers in the region, and the partner of choice of a select group of clients, including UAE government entities,ADNOC, Schlumberger, and NMDC/NPCC, amongst others.

Nassar Al Refaee Trading Company, established in 1973, supplies fresh premium quality fruits and vegetables to the blooming markets across UAE. Today, NRTC successfully caters to the demands of local and international markets and is proud to be one of the leading importers and exporters of fresh fruits and vegetables in the Middle East.

Mirak produces over 12,000 tons of product in four countries and exports fresh fruits and vegetables worldwide within 24 hours of harvest.

Mirak uses advanced agricultural techniques and innovative methods of growing crops specifically adapted to the local climate to ensure the best of nature.