Our name Pharos (fâr′ŏs′) refers to a lighthouse. Latin, from Greek, after Pharos, a peninsula, formerly an island, in the Mediterranean Sea at Alexandria, Egypt, and site of the ancient Lighthouse of Alexandria, one of the Seven Wonders of the World.

Pharos Commodities FZC was established on Jan 17, 2021, by Raad Al-Hmoud and Rebhi Dajani, who have been active in the international market for more than 15 years. Pharos Commodities started its business as mediator for the sourcing of Egyptian Rock Phosphate to the Indian Market and managed to secure about 260,000 MT in its first few months of operation. After completing its financial setup, the Company started acting as trader of fertilizers and raw materials to various markets, buying from producers and selling to end users.

Backed by our local production unit in Egypt, our Sister Company North Coast Commodities is the largest exporter of salt from Egypt and one of the major suppliers of deicing salts to the US Market.