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MKM Commercial Holdings (Wafi Group)

As owners, MKM Commercial Holdings is one of the most established and reputed group in the United Arab Emirates having companies catering to different sectors in the market.
International Freight Agency (IFA) is a division of that falls under the Transport portfolio of this group managed as a Business Unit of Wafi Transport.

Wafi Transport consists of:

    Founded in 1976, International Freight Agency (IFA) is a division of Wafi Transport LLC. which is owned by the Wafi Group (MKM Commercial Holdings).
    IFA have received recognition & multiple awards from major sea carriers & airlines in the U.A.E. market.

    IFA’s newly established sister concern company, mainly caters to air freight, sea freight and RORO services.

  • Aladdin Container Company (Our Trucking Division)
    Our group company, Aladdin Container Company is one of the most successful container terminal warehousing & management facilities in the Arabian Gulf Region.
    We operate our own fleet of 110 tractors with 250 trailers forming one of the largest container trucking companies in the Southern Arabian Gulf region.

  • Aladdin Container Terminal
    We operate the only bonded container terminal in the United Arab Emirates with the following highlights:
    • Centrally located within 15 to 40 kilometers distance between 3 major ports in the UAE such as Port Rashidm Jebel Ali Port and Sharjah Port.
    • Terminal comprising of an asphalted are of 1.2 million sq. feet with its own CFS with a storage capacity of 32,000 sq. feet.
    • Facility with 40 reefer plug-in points with 380 volt connections.
    • Dubai Customs, Health Authorities and Ministry of Agriculture have permanent offices on site.
    • A separate Customs Inspection Department is located inside the terminal catering to all kinds of inspection needs.

  • United Car Rentals
    Established in 1975, under the sponsorship of Sheikh Mana Bin Khalifa Al Maktoum, United Car Rentals (UCR) is a major player in the car rental business throughout the United Arab Emirates. Though a locally based company, it competes with and is rated on par with all the major multi-national car rental companies.

    Know more about United Car Rentals at the UCR website.


The other divisions of MKM Commercial Holdings are:

  • Wafi Property which manages the iconic & famous Wafi Mall, Raffles Hotel in Dubai and Khan Murjan souk among other properties.
  • Wafi Industrial has a diverse portfolio ranging from Phoenix which is into concrete products, Compass which is an expert at swimming pool maintenance, equipment and supplies and Trade Circle Technical Industries (TCTI) dealing in cold stores, refrigerated trucks, glass reinforced plastic (GRP), glass reinforced concrete (GRC) and more.
  • Wafi Hospitality which consist of a Food & Beverage division and Health and Leisure division which collectively manage the Pyramids Health & Leisure complex, Cleopatra's Spa, Wafi Gourmet, etc.

Know more about MKM Commercial Holdings at the MKM website