About Iftekhar Ahmed & Co.
Over six decades, we have grown from a small family-operated firm into one of Pakistan’s largest export companies of fruits and vegetables..
We have perfected the art of producing the freshest fruits, vegetables, pulp, concentrates and juices by ensuring the highest standards of quality at every step of the production process. From growing our fruits such as Kinnows (Mandarin) and Mangoes, to growing vegetables such as Onions and Potatoes, we also source other best quality fruits to create our pulps and concentrates, which are serving renowned food and beverage businesses and offering our fruit beverages in Tetra Pak for consumers as well.
To achieve global leadership by unleashing Pakistan’s full agricultural potential to fulfil global dietary requirements through fruits and vegetables in all forms.
Our mission is to strive internationally with high-quality agri-export commodities such as fruits and vegetables. In addition, to elevate Pakistan's image in terms of greatest export.
Together, our IAC values of Integrity, Accessibility, and Customer Centricity empower all of us at IAC to deliver the best products – from farm to table – field to kitchen – and road to doorstep – for your convenience and nutritious enjoyment.
At IAC, we prioritize our processes, our dealings, and our initiatives with a legacy that has brought forth our name and propensity for quality through our core value of integrity.
Whether it’s in the way we plant our seeds, pack our products, or the way we deliver our fruits and vegetables from the farms to our outlets and to your doorsteps – our objective is always to add value to your life and lifestyles.
Our commitment to the economy is showcased through our work as we also provide instrumental benefits to the industry through value-additions such as fruit pulps, concentrates, purees in industrial packages that are used and consumed by multiple local and international businesses.
Our manufacturing systems, processes, and infrastructure is world-class. We set high standards based on an up-to-date understanding of the best manufacturing practices – local and international.
Out of total export from Pakistan, we retain following share for our products.
Apple Juice Concentrate
Mango Pulp and Concentrate
8% - 10%
containers depending upon season
Our Domestic Supply Numbers Speak Volumes
Seasonal Mango Supply
Seasonal Kinnow (Mandarin) Supply
Pulp, Concentrate and Paste Supply of Mango, Apple, Guava and Tomato
Our Product Range
IAC’s core business line comprises of the following products.
State-of-the Art Processing Plants
Largest Fruit Processing Plant
The first and largest plant installed in Pakistan for processing (Aseptic) Mango, Apple, Guava pulp/concentrate, Tomato paste and clarified Apple juice concentrate to fulfill domestic and export requirement. We are the only Company who launched Clarified Apple Juice concentrate brix 70 in Pakistan in 2012
Fully Integrated Supply Chain Management System
The first company having well integrated Supply Chain Management system working as grower, packer, processor and exporter of fresh fruit, vegetable, fruit pulp, clarified juice concentrate and fruit beverages in Pakistan.
New variant of Mango pulp
The first company to introduce two new variants of mango pulp (Sindhri and Chaunsa) to both domestic and international markets.
First of many fresh Mango exports
First company to introduce fresh mangoes to:
- Bangladesh (Formerly East Pakistan) & Saudi Arabia in 1960
- Dubai, UAE in 1965
- United Kingdom in 1968
- Germany in 1979
- Malaysia in 1981
- China in 2004
First company to export mango by sea in REEFER CONTAINER to Jeddah, Saudi Arabia in 1994 while Dubai, Bahrain, London, Paris & Rotterdam in 2002.
Kinnow and Potato Export
First company to introduce Pakistani kinnow (Mandarin) to:
- United Kingdom in 1979
- Russia in 2002
- Malta in 2002
- Hong Kong in 2002 – selling directly to the public through Welcome Supermarkets
- Sudan in 2009
Introduced Pakistani potato to Russia in 2011 building a market of around 870,000 tons per season.
100% export share of Clarified Apple Juice Concentrate to the international market
IAC is a pioneer and only company to have installed a state of the art apple juice concentrate processing plant in Pakistan.We hold 100% share to feed apple juice concentrate to international market from Pakistan. IAC was the only Company who exported Clarified Apple Juice concentrate and Chaunsa Mango Pulp to Lebanon in 2010.
75% export share of Mango Pulp
IAC has privilege to hold 75% export share of mango pulp from Pakistan.
Food Safety & Quality Policy
It is the policy of Iftekhar Ahmed & Co., to ensure a safe food to the consumers within standards, strict hygienic controls and will comply with all applicable statutory and regulatory requirements and mutually agreed food safety requirements of GFSI recognized FSSC 22000 Food Safety System Certification. We believe that responsibility for achieving quality and Food safety commitments lies with every single IAC employee that has direct influence on ingredients, packaging, manufacturing storage and transport of product. We provide HALAL, safe, hygienic and high quality fresh fruits, fruit pulp concentrates, puree, syrup and aseptic Tetra Pak Fruit juices. Iftekhar Ahmed & Co. believed and committed to continually improve the effectiveness of this food safety system certification through our competent team and have all the sources to make best of beverages and will review the system periodically and satisfaction of customer and consumer. As management of Iftekhar Ahmed & Co., we ensure that this policy will be communicated, understood and complied by all the partners within our supply chain.