Al ZainFeeds signs usufruct deal with Port of Duqm
Al Zain Feeds LLC, a group company of Al Zain Poultry Farms, has signed a usufruct agreement with Port of Duqm Company for 13,000 sqm of land to establish storage facilities for feed ingredients.
The design work for the state-of-the-art facilities for Al Zain’s project will be completed within six months and the construction work is expected to begin in March 2021.
This unique first of its kind facility at Duqm Port will enable direct import of premium feed raw materials from major producing countries i.e. the US, Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay in bulk vessels, Port of Duqm
Company said in a press statement.
ShabbirBoriyawala, a partner in Al Zain Feeds LLC, highlighted that this unique project will secure the demand of basic raw materials like corn, wheat and soybean meal for poultry and ruminant feed manufacturers in Oman with uninterrupted supply. The project cost is estimated at RO2mn.
The project consists of silo storage facilities of 50,000 metric tonnes of corn and wheat and 25,000 metric tonnes of soybean meal.