The AAAID contributes to the capital of 53 agricultural companies across 12 Arab countries. Activities of these AAAID companies cover agriculture and livestock production, including the production of red meat, poultry and fish, agro-processing, dairy and oil production, the manufacture of drugs and advanced irrigation equipment, along with other activities closely related to the agricultural sector.
According to the financial report of 2021, the AAAID’s total value of investments in its existing and companies , and projects under establishment and implementation is approximately USD 662 million. It represents about 91% AAAID paid-up capital of 731 million US dollars.
In 2021 the AAAID’s dividends from its companies amounted to approximately USD 4.85 million from total earnings of approximately USD 25.24 million. Many of these profitable companies chose to re-invest a portion of their profits to finance rehabilitation or expansion programs, as well as to enhance their operating capital. And note that dividends do not include capital gains resulting from increasing the market value of companies.