Hassad Australia back the local market demand during the holy month of Ramadan
Doha- Qatar: Hassad Australia, a subsidiary of Hassad Food, Qatar's premier investor in food and agri-business sectors, has recently announced that it will cover the majority of the livestock domestic requirements during the holy month of Ramadan and beyond.
Through a partnership with Widam Food, Hassad Australia provided the former with 100 thousand heads of chilled carcasses, which is equivalent to 50% of what Widam distributes to the local market from Australian sheep.
H.E Nasser Mohamed Al Hajri, Chairman of Hassad Australia and Chairman and Managing Director of Hassad Food, said:
In line with Hassad Food's strategy of investing in global markets to secure high quality food resources for the state of Qatar. We established Hassad Australia back in 2009, as Hassad Food's first international investment, to support the market demand from livestock and grains throughout the year"
Currently, Hassad Australia owns and operates 300,000 hectares of land that supports 250,000 sheep and produces 130,000 tons of grains on yearly basis.