Gulf Mushroom Products Company SAOG (GMPC) is a public joint stock company incorporated in Oman and floated on the Muscat Securities Market. GMPC was established in 1997 with the mushroom farm located in Barka. The Company is engaged in the cultivation and marketing of fresh mushrooms. Right from the making of compost until harvesting and packing of fresh mushrooms, all production operations are proudly carried out in Oman.
It is the largest hi-tech mushroom farm in the entire middle east region based on state-of-the-art Dutch technology. Company is growing a very popular variety of fresh mushrooms ranging from baby white buttons to giants as well as brown portabella mushrooms under stringent quality conditions using top quality natural raw materials from suppliers of repute.
Company has envisioned to make mushrooms a necessity in the fruit and vegetable basket of every household in Muscat and towards that end Company is striving to increase the awareness about the great food and taste attributes of mushrooms besides its globally accepted nutritional and health benefits. The Company enjoys logistical advantage of market proximity having excellent and quick access to the regional market by both road and air. The Company consistently produces large quantities of premium quality fresh mushrooms everyday assuring the customers of adequate and ready availability.
The company has produced and supplied premium quality fresh mushrooms everyday for more than a decade to a satisfied customer base in the middle-east and Asia-pacific markets. Company has recently has been awarded HACCP certificate by TUV InterCert GmbH – Group of TUV Saarland, Germany, for having established and applying an internationally recognized food safety management system (HACCP) for the production of mushrooms.
Growing premium quality fresh mushrooms in the desert climate has been fraught with challenges in the form of high ambient temperatures, fluctuating humidity and lack of sufficient quantities of raw materials traditionally used for mushroom cultivation. But Company has consistently overcome these challenges by making optimum use of alternate raw materials and has learnt how to control the adverse impact of harsh climate conditions through perseverance and consultations with experts. Over the years the Company has thus mastered the unique art of growing mushrooms in the desert.
Increasing health awareness and education has promoted the consumption of vegetables worldwide. Mushrooms being delicious and at the same time being complete health food are naturally on top of the chart of nutritious diet. Fresh mushrooms are nature’s treasure of health and taste and enhance the value of any meal. Fresh mushrooms are rich in amino acids, easily digestible protein, folic acid, riboflavin and dietary fibre. Enjoy our locally produced and freshly packed white button,brow,giant and portabella mushroom varieties. Available in supermarkets in all GCC countries besides few Asia Pacific and South Asian countries.