Pakistani meat processor The Organic Meat Company Ltd. (TOMCL) has been awarded contracts worth $1 million to export pet food to Europe and the US.
The Organic Meat Company Ltd. has become “the first company from Pakistan to successfully export pet food to Europe. And it is also the pioneer to export the same to USA market earlier,” read a notice to the Pakistan Stock Exchange.
TOMCL has a meat processing plant in Karachi. It expects to fulfill annual orders to the tune of around $1 million. (by exporting to these two new destinations in the pet food category). “This is a new line of products, which only our company offers from Pakistan,” said the company. Which is primarily involved in the export of chilled and frozen meat.
As per the TOMCL’s financial statements for the period ended March 31, 2022. The company saw its sales grow by 28% over the same period last year to reach Rs3,449 million.
Last week, TOMCL achieved contracts worth $2.2 million for the export of its products to the Middle East. And in September, it won a $1 million contract for the supply of frozen meat to Saudi Arabia.
As per its LinkedIn page:
The company is one of the few meat processing plants in South Asia. Which produces a range of raw products including raw beef, mutton, and edible offal from “the healthiest, grass-fed and free-range animals”. As it is certified and audited by various international food safety and veterinary authorities on regular basis.
It has permits to export fresh, frozen, and vacuum pack beef and mutton products to more than 15 countries. And it was the first company from Pakistan to export fresh frozen boneless beef meat to Saudi Arabia and Azerbaijan.
It also claims to also be the first company from Pakistan to initiate the export of vacuum-packed fresh beef meat. And it owns the technology to vacuum pack or blast freeze mutton and quarter beef carcasses. (the only company in the region with this technology)