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About us

We are the brand of ARASCO Food since 2004 and is one of the most prominent poultry producers in KSA, with an annual production capacity of more than 90 million birds, which makes us one of the fastest companies in the Kingdom in poultry production.

Despite the recent establishment of ARASCO Foods, The company established its first expansion to reach a peak of 60 million birds annually from “Entaj” chickens, Then the company improved production efficiency and accelerated slaughtering line speed to reach 90 million birds annually, in 2021G the company initiated investments for further expansion that will double its production capacity to reach 185 million birds annually that is already started operations during the first quarter of 2024G.

What We Believe

We believe in serving the people of KSA with high quality poultry products produced here locally in the Kingdom using world class environmentally sustainable technologies. In addition, we believe in educating the public about poultry by disseminating accurate information about everything related to poultry ranging from how to shop for the right poultry product to how to cook it in the best way.

We are also strong believers in transparency, whereby we strive to be transparent in all the areas of its business, from social conversations to access to brand information to crisis response.

What We Take Pride In

We take pride in being a Saudi company offering premium halal poultry to our consumers and We fully understand what our local consumers want, and it is our mission to provide the high-quality poultry products they are looking for.

The company established its first expansion to reach a peak of 60 million birds annually from “Entaj” chickens.

ARASCO started to invest in the poultry industry under its single business unit titles as ARASCO Foods in the year 2004G, ARASCO Foods established Entaj brand as the main tributary of the food supply chain in the Kingdom. Through this unit, ARASCO Favors the production and marketing of broiler chickens for the growing demand at the local level, as ARASCO Foods is considered one of the main producers and marketers of chicken in the Kingdom’s markets.

Arabian Agricultural Servies Company (“ARASCO”) established Arabian Company for Agriculture and Industrial Investment on [24/11/1432H] as a [Limited liability company] to invest in agricultural activities in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.  Currently, the Company has emerged as one of the leaders in the poultry market in the Kingdom.

ENTAJ PREMIUMNESS…

Premium Air Chilled Chicken

Entaj operates using air chilling for its slaughtered chicken tenderer & juicier flavor. Here we avoid using water which could be absorbed into the chicken in order to give it more weight.

Premium Quality Standards

Entaj has acquired Quality Certificates ISO 22000:205 and ISO9001:2000 for adhering to its utmost compliance with the stringent regulations required by industry standards and out of its desire to provide consumers with top quality chicken.

Entaj Premium

“We use the best quality of feed, state of the art farming technologies, and top of the notch talents & machineries, to ensure that we provide you with only the best products that delivers the best healthy & tasty experience that you and your family deserve”.

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Board Profile

Leading the way to success Arasco’s forward to thinking leadership continues to lead it is way towards Outstanding transformation and greater success

Eng. Badr H. Al-Aujan
CHAIRMAN
Ziyad A. Al-Sheikh
DEPUTY CHAIRMAN
Ibrahim A Al-Muhanna
MEMBER
Fahad M. Al-Hinaki
MEMBER
Fares A. Al-Hubayyab
MEMBER

Executive Management

Raja M. Al-Harbi
CEO
Marcos G. De Freitas
VP, livestock
Hakam N. Hashem
Director, Internal Audit
Fares F. Al-ferdaws
VP, HSSE and Quality
Amir Mohammed
CFO
Ahmad M. Al-Alwui
VP, Manufacturing and Poultry processing
Fahad S. Al-Ali
VP, Strategy and Business Support

Business Overview

Strategy execution for all main pillars is in place and will be part of the yearly business plan development.

Vision

To build Entaj as the most well-known and preferred Poultry Food brand across KSA by 2026.

Mission

To support KSA food security of poultry meat using world-class, environmentally sustainable technologies

Strategy

In line with the Vision 2030 of supporting the local content in poultry industry to increase self-sufficiency. The Company aims to contribute to the vision by continually growing to fill the supply gap with high-quality fresh poultry products, the company’s growth strategy is based on the following:

  • Expanding The Company Market Share
  • Continuous Growth & Technology Investments.
  • Excel in Research & Development, and Innovation.

Company History.

2004

Arasco foods established the “Entaj” brand in 2004G to produce and market broiler chickens.

2008

The first increase of production capacity to 60 million birds per annum.

2010

Initiatives to improve production efficiency and accelerate slaughtering line speed to 90 million birds per annum.

2011

incorporation of company as a limited liability company.

2021

further Investment were made to double production capacity to 185 million birds per annum.

2021

ARASCO transferred its entire poultry business (along with the entaj brand) to the company

2023

the capital of the company was increased for SAR 50,000,000 to SAR 300,000,000

ARASCO transferred 4.9 per cent of the share capital of the company to oceans line marine services company.

The company was converted to a closed joint stock company.

2024

the expanded production facilities commenced operations in the first quarter.