Saudi Launches 'Made in Makkah' and 'Made in Madinah' Identities

  • Publish date: Wednesday، 11 January 2023
Saudi Launches 'Made in Makkah' and 'Made in Madinah' Identities

Saudi has launched “Made in Makkah” and “Made in Madinah” identities to contribute to enriching the religious experience of visitors to Makkah and Madinah, and advance the integration of national products into global markets.

“The special status that Makkah and Madinah enjoy among Muslims in all parts of the world has made the products of the two holy cities most favorite among the majority of Muslims around the world,” said the Minister of Hajj and Umrah Dr. Tawfiq Al-Rabiah.

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These identities emanate from the “Made in Saudi Arabia” program launched by the Saudi Export Development Authority (SEDA) at the beginning of 2021. “Made in Saudi Arabia” program aims to show the excellent position of Saudi Arabia in terms of many non-oil Saudi products.

"There are more than 1,600 Saudi companies affiliated with “Made in Saudi Arabia,” including nearly 20 factories and companies affiliated with “Made in Makkah” and “Made in Madinah” programs." said Minister of Industry and Mineral Resources and Chairman of the Board of Directors of SEDA Bandar Alkhorayef.

Makkah hosts more than 2,000 factories engaged in over 23 industrial activities, with investments worth over SR205 billion while there are more than 461 factories in over 20 industrial activities, with investments amounting to SR120 billion in Madinah.