Almarai Chairman: Almarai operates at maximum capacity to ensure abundance of its products across the Kingdom
Almarai Chairman, His Highness Prince Nayef bin Sultan bin Muhammad bin Saud Al Kabeer, valued the great efforts being made by the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques and his crown prince to contain the spread of the Corona pandemic inside the country.
Prince Nayef showed his deep gratitued to the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman bin Abdulaziz and HRH Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman for the speedy and assertive precautionary measures of which greatly appreciated by both citizes and residents inside tha kibgdom.
Speaking to the Assembly General Meeting of Almarai shareholders, prince Nayef said: “our company is aware of the national role entrusted to it in such circumstances that our country and the world passes through”
“Sensing its responsabilty and its vital role as one of the most important pillars of the food security system in the Kingdom, the company operates at its full capacity of production and logistics to ensure that its products reach consumers in all regions of the Kingdom”, he added.
He decleared that, the company curently produces, on a daily basis, 4.1 million liters of milk, dairy and its derivatives, 500 thousand chickens, 6.8 million pieces of bread and 1.8 million cans of juice, and emploies more than 42,000 employees in different work locations.
Almarai chairman confirmed that the company has taken a number of prmeasures that ensure the safety of food processing operations, of which isolating the manufacturing facilities and farms in addition to securing supply chains and ensuring that they are not affected by the current conditions.
He added: “the company is in continuous communication and coordination with the relevant government sectors and with its suppliers abroad as well as with associate companies in the food industries sector, where it works in perfect harmony to ensure the abundence of the essential food commodities on the shelves of markets in all regions of the Kingdom.
Prince Nayef showed his deep gratitued to the relevant government agencies for their contribution in facilitating food companies operations in producing and delivering food to consumers across the Kingdom”. he added: “The abundance of food goods in both small and large markets across all Kingdom regions, something that everyone can notice”.