AdhbanTrading Corporation represents well-known international corporations which built brilliant names in Europe America and Japan. It also represents several Arab corporations in Asia and Africa.
The institution leadership has allocated a department focusing on providing the traders with their requirements of different products and goods from abroad.
It has activities in different fields of general commerce, importing and exporting. It is the main partner in the group and owns shares in several banks, insurance institutions, agriculture and industry projects. It owns also big properties and foundations
The Main office of the Adhban Trading Corporation located in the Adhban commercial center in Zubeiri Street Sana’a
Between the 1950s and today Haj Adhban curved on the board of this small world the story of a great businessman who conducted a life full of success and achievements. Born in a small village in Mareb province , but then made out his great ambitions a couple of strong wings with which he flew toAden,Yemen’s economic capital and smiling city.
In that crowed and busy city the young man’s great expectations and dreams turned to reality and he gained a great celebrity as one of the most important investors in the country. Despite the dark history and challenges thatYemenpassed through before its two great revolutions in the north and south parts of the country, Adhban was among few lucky men who found their way towards success. Amid the dictatorship regime of the Immam royal family in the north part of the country and the British colonization in the south part of the country the ambitious youth has passed holding a banner on which he wrote ultimate success and nothing less.
Under the leadership of President Ali Abdullah Saleh the north and south parts of Yemen declared unity on the 22nd of May, 1990 and thereafter the country turned to a workshop where works of development and noise of the hammers and machines could be heard in every corner in that workshop. There was a need for employing the national capital to push forward the moving wheel of comprehensive development.
The following pages in this documentary publication are made the screen for audience (readers) who should be eager to know how the young man with great expectations gained such a success and how as key investor, national figure and charitable man he made great contributions for enhancing the national economy in general.
Mohammed M. Adhban, born on 15 August, 1935 in Hareeb of Mareb. Four children were the product of his marriage. As a successful and celebrated businessman, know Haj Adhban as the founder of the deeply rooted Adhban Group of Companies. Thanks to his extraordinary business skills and determination, Haj Adhban became a successful man. He finished education in 1953 and turned to business in which he made consecutive success. In the early 1960s, he was involved in money exchange, export and import for agencies specialized in electrical and agricultural equipment. The home office of Adhban Group began operating inAden, shifted to Sana'a in 1969 and then opened branches all over the country. The real progress of the Group began in the 1970s when he invested his capital in automobiles trade and selling al kinds of heavy equipment and machines. Over along time Adhban Group of Companies maintained its fame as best dealer of automobiles, electrical and agricultural heavy and light equipment in the country.
It was also the best provider of shipment and proxy services. In the 1980s, the group went involved in industry, agriculture, real estates, travel, tourism, insurance, oil and food import services. Haj Adhban has also effectively contributed to numerous social and cultural events.
He has received a number of medals and decorations in appreciation of unremitting support to culture. He has a long record in humanitarian aid works especially in field of funding impoverished families. Haj Adhban is rather a key supporter of theNationalCenterfor Eradicating Tuberculosis, its branches and other organizations
He is recipient of:
First Rank Unity Medal — Presented by President of theRepublic ofYemen on 29 November, 1994.
1.Asia Award fromSingapore(May 8, 1997)
2.Distributor Award fromHooverInternational (1997)
3.International Award from Saudi Airways (1997)
4.“UD” Nissan Diesel Best Effort Prize (1995)
5.EuropeAward from Best Asian Self Built Prize (1995)4-
6.Mitsubishi Motor Corporation Award
7.Distributor Award from Carrier Co. (April 2000)
8.Certificate of Recognition / American Express Card (1989)
9.Distributor Award from Pioneer International Co. (April 2001)
10. International Asia Award IBangkok(1992)
11. 21st International Trophy for Food and Beverages/Paris (1998)
12. Holly Medal ofJapanemperor No.26 on the world level.
13. Winner of the SDMO award (2002)