About Us

Gulf Mining Group (GMG) was established in 2005 by Mr. Abdulla Sulaiman Al Hadi and has a recognized history of mining and mineral development in Oman and abroad. The Chairman recognized the potential of Oman’s abundant mineral resources and in particular Chrome Ore over ten years ago. The Group has since diversified significantly with interests in chrome, manganese, marble, limestone, iron ore, laterite, shipping, minerals trading, and hospitality. .

GMG has grown rapidly to be one of the largest mining companies in Oman. GMG currently has operations in 26 countries, commercial presence in over 50 countries and 2,000 employees across 5 continents. The company is a leading exporter with >90% of Oman’s chrome exports to China, and ~75% of Oman’s chrome exports to India. GMG owns and operates one of the largest Ferrochrome smelting operation in Oman, with two furnaces supply clients in Oman, India and China.

GMG is also a leading producer of marble, with supplies to key markets in Saudi Arabia


The Group is driven by our founders ethos of family, loyalty and generosity which are all visible both within our Group and the communities in which we operate, seen through the Group’s local investments and in proven improvements in employment, living standards and welfare. With his ethos is mind, the Group continues to strive for quality in all operations with aims to position Gulf Mining Group at the forefront of the global mining and minerals industry.