Dangote Group is a multinational holding company with member companies spanning through industries like Food, Building materials, Oil and gas, manufacturing, Agriculture and Energy. It was founded in 1989 by the Group’s chairman and current CEO, Aliko Dangote. The owner of DG is Aliko Dangote whose journey as a trader started in the 1970’s with him venturing into importation of mainly consumer goods.
According to Wikipedia, Dangote group is now the largest business conglomerate in West Africa with some of its subsidiaries controlling major market shares in Cement for construction works, Salt for cooking, Fertilizer as manure, Packaging like polysacks, Sugar for sweet tastes, Condiments to serve as sauce and Petrochemicals. All of these investments are in tandem with the group’s vision of remaining a leading provider of essential daily needs in Sub-Saharan Africa.
The group has registered its presence in 17 of African countries and records approximately USD $4 billion turnover annually as the group’s website Dangote.com testified for the year 2016. Meanwhile, in 2017, that annual revenue increased to $4.1 billion USD.
Dangote Industries Limited office Addresses
Lagos – The corporate headquarters (head office) is located at Union Marble House 1 Alfred Rewane Road, PMB 40032, Falomo Ikoyi in Lagos.
Abuja – Plot 523, Obafemi Awolowo Way, Jabi, FCT Abuja.