Other Investments
Dhofar University:
DIDIC shareholding is 16.67% of the university share capital . The first academic year of the university commenced in 2004 with four colleges and it is expected to provide qualified Omani youth for the labour market.
Port of Salalah:
Port of Salalah was set up in 1997 to construct and operate one of the most modern ports to deal with the largest container ships. Salalah Port Services was established as a joint venture between the Government of the Sultanate, Maersk and Sealand consortium, and Omani investors . DIDIC shareholding is 6% in Port of Salalah .
Dhofar Tourism Company:
The company was set up by DIDIC in 1992 . DIDIC shareholding in the company is 14.31%. Dhofar Tourism Company is expected to play an important role in the promotion of tourism industry in Dhofar Governorate .
Oman Oil Marketing Company:
Oman Oil Marketing Company S.A.O.G (formerly known as BP Oman) was formed in 1998. It is a subsidiary of Oman Oil Company S.A.O.C which is 100% owned by the Government of the Sultanate of Oman . Oman Oil Marketing Company is engaged in distribution and marketing of petroleum products, aviation and vehicle fuels. DIDIC has 5% shareholding of the share capital of the company .
National Packaging Company :
This company started operations in 1994 and manufactures corrugated packaging materials . DIDIC has 15% shareholding in the company.