United Industries Company was established as a closed joint stock company , headquartered in Kuwait and in the year 1979. It was listed on the Kuwait Stock Exchange in 1997 . Invests United Industries Company in the manufacturing sector in Kuwait and the GCC . The capital of the company is authorized and fully paid 49,546,875 dinars ( U.S. $ 177 587 400 ) .
The company's main investments :
Saudi Dairy & Foodstuff ( SADAFCO )
Qurain Petrochemical Industries
United Industries Company is a subsidiary of Kuwait Projects Company ( Holding ), which is one of the largest holding companies and varied activities in the Middle East and North Africa . The Group has ownership stakes in a portfolio of about 60 companies operating in 26 countries. The company's main business sectors are financial services and media. It also owns through its subsidiaries and affiliates substantial ownership stakes in industry , real estate, education , and management services and consulting. Interests include the Kuwait Projects Company in the financial services sector ownership stakes in major commercial and investment banks and companies operating in the areas of asset management and insurance. Includes major companies operating in this sector both within the Group's portfolio of Burgan Bank , and United Gulf Bank , and Gulf Insurance Company . In the media sector , the Group has a strong presence through the Orbit Showtime Network leading the region in the field of service digital pay-TV .