One of the top poorest countries of the World, Afghanistan, does not need any introduction to state the economic crisis in the country. What people might not know is the fact that almost 70% of the Afghanis are living with less than $2 income per day.
It’s a pity that we often forget the real heroes of the country who have worked for the welfare of the nation and have provided facilities, contributing in the overall economy of Afghanistan.
To highlight them, here are the top 10 richest and popular Organizations of Afghanistan.
1) Safi Group of Companies
A dedicatedly nation- oriented Afghani Business House, Safi Group of Companies is biggest organization in terms of wealth, popularity and business in Afghanistan.
Safi Group of Companies are privileged to have the biggest business in the market with their several companies, which include Safi brothers, safi airways, kabul city center, Shaista cooking oil, safi construction company, Safi dry fruits exports, Petrol and diesel pump stations, etc.
2 ) Alakozay Company
Alokozay, at times spelled Alakozay ,is the second biggest company after Safi, in terms of Business in Afghanistan. This Company produces and distributes wide range of products and services such as Alokozay tea, Alokozay ghee & oil and Gas etc. and different Cigarettes such as PINE, 88, Pleasure Light, ESSE etc.
3) Azizi Hotak Group
Azizi Hotak General Trading group is owned by Azizi Bank Chairman and Promoter Mr. Mirwais Azizi the citizen of Afghanistan. Azizi Hotak Group is main importer of LPG, the main supplier of diesel fuel, gasoline and jet fuel (TC1) in Afghanistan having largest storage tanks and petrol pumps in Afghanistan. Aside from oil and gas, Azizi Hotak is also a dispenser of Nissan vehicles, Goodyear Tires and Swatch Group watches.
4) Kam Airways of Kamgar
Kam Air is an airline headquartered in Kabul, Afghanistan. It operates scheduled domestic passenger services and regional international services. Its main base is Kabul International Airport.
5 ) Najeeb zarab Limited
Najeeb Zarab Limited has its corporate office in Kabul, Dubai, and Pakistan its one of the leading & recognized Afghan private company in the sector of trade and industry in Afghanistan, Najeeb Zarab Limited imports the highest quality products and durable goods to Afghanistan for his consumers from many renowned world manufacturing companies, distributing the goods throughout the country.\
6) Habib Gulzar Non-Alcoholic Beverages Ltd
Habib Gulzar Non-Alcoholic Beverages Ltd is a drinks producer in Afghanistan. Moreover this company has become the first business to start producing Coca-Cola in the country. It has have an experience of 40 years of success and plays a significant role in contributing to the economy of Afghanistan.
7) Momin Oil Industries
Momin Oil Industry was established in the year 1910 and started as a trading company in Afghanistan dealing with items such as dry fruits, tea, textiles, spices etc.
Today Momin Oil Industry operates as an ultra modern state of art refinery for Edible oil, blending plant for lubricants, and Plastic Can manufacturing unit with the latest machinery located strategically in Jebel Ali Free Zone.
8) Afghan Wireless (AWCC)
Afghan Wireless (AWCC) is a cellular network provider in Afghanistan, established by Ehsan Bayat. It is a joint venture business between Telephone Systems International in the United States and the Afghan Ministry of Communications. Afghan Wireless signed a 15 year-contract with the Afghan Ministry of Communications, which has a 20% stake in Afghan Wireless. The company provides GSM services in the four major cities of Afghanistan.
9) Hamed Baba Ltd
Hamed Baba Ltd is among the top importer and distributor of World Brands in Afghanistan and was established in 1980s. It is one of diversified companies with leadership of the nation’s edible oil, soft drinks, dairies, non-carbonated beverages and bakery industries.
10) Barakat group
Barakat Company Ltd is the leading dealer of agricultural machinery and communal equipment in Afghanistan. It’s the Barakat Company that has got the privilege of being the Sole Distributor of Kia Motors in Afghanistan.
Establishing a successful business in favorable conditions is not really an achievement as compared to those who work day and night, all surrounded with life threats.hats off to these real Heroes who are working for their people, providing the basic products to meet up the trends of world.