Plastics have changed the world around us in ways more that we can account for, and in the days ahead, the role of plastics will not diminish, on the contrary, we will see increased use of plastics in novel applications. We at Hashim Industries, understand our responsibilities and are prepared to meet the challenges and demands of the future through breakthrough concepts and innovative products.
We invest thousands on man hours in making our organization valuable to our partners and our consumers. In addition to that our research team is making steady progress in creating better and sustainable plastics for the future generation.
Since our inception we have grown in strength and presence and today we are in over 43 different countries and we are capable of producing 300 ,000 T/A of high quality products thanks to our 2300 dedicated and highly talented employees hired from a diverse cultural and social background.
In a short time, the group has expanded from a Jeddah in Saudi Arabia to over 43 locations, offering unparalleled service and excellent products consistently. We have diversified our portfolio from consumer plastics to construction and high performance petro solutions. Being vetted and praised all over the globe, Hashim Industries has won the confidence of the consumer and have become a favourite among distributors in the GCC as start to expend up to Europe market .
We have always worked hard to adhere to the guidelines and standards accepted internationally. To that end, we spend a significant portion of our revenues in research and development. In our state of the art R&D facility, While the research and development team is concerned with making good products better, our marketing team is ever concerned with informing clients about the latest innovations at our companies.
strongly believe that all the members of the Hashim Group will soon position themselves as the best in their respective niches and expand their reach over a wide geographical area. It gives me immense pleasure to say that today we are among the best companies in plastic converting industry and as the Vice Chairman, it is a matter of great pride for me which I intend to uphold by committing to be consistent in our products and services.
As we strive to make Hashim Industries better and more valuable to our customers, shareholders and employees, I want to thank all who have supported us to reach what we are in today.