Halal Development Council HDC is a registered NGO dedicated to the development of Halal Economy in Pakistan.


HDC’s Mission is to provide platforms for Halal Awareness, Research, Standards, Certification, Branding, Marketing, Trade Development, Updates, Investment promotion and Halal Industry development with the objective to promote Pakistan as the Regional Halal Hub and to introduce ‘Halal Pakistan’ brand label in the world as the guarantee for ‘Good Quality’ product.

Image Gallery

Pictures of the launching ceremony of Global Halal Expo and
Global Halal Congress 2010, held on the 28th July 2009, at Marriot Hotel.

OIC-SMIIC: World Halal Assembly
(Islamabad, Pakistan) June 3-4, 2014

Event theme: Asia-Future of World Halal Trade

OIC-SMIIC World Halal Assembly is being held on June 3-4, 2014. The Halal Assembly would be held along side the OIC SMIIC General Assembly meeting and also the OIC SMIC Board of Directors meeting that is attended by all OIC member countries. Delegations from all over the world are participating to promote awareness of Halal products so it would be an excellent opportunity for the exporters, traders and businessmen from all over the world to promote their Halal products and Halal brands through this international platform as event Sponsors, Delegates and Advertisers.www.halalpakistan.com

Japan Halal Summit
(Tokyo, Japan) August 4-6, 2014

Event theme: Global Halal Trade - Opportunities for Japan

Japan Halal Summit would be held from 4-6 August, 2014. A large gathering of Japanese Food producers and importers and experts from neighboring countries (Malaysia, China, Indonesia, Brunei, Taiwan, Singapore, Philippine) as well as delegates from Turkey, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Kuwait, UAE, Bangladesh, South Africa, USA, UK, Brazil, Spain, France and Germany would attend this event. Japanese people are very much interested in “Halal” concept and the demand for Halal Food is ever increasing, hence the Japanese government is also taking interest in Halal products to promote it within Japan. 300 local + foreign delegates are expected to gather to attend the Halal Summit as well as the Halal trade expo and a Halal technical workshop that would also be organized concurrently with the Halal Summit.

The event provides a golden opportunity for Sponsors, Exhibitors and Advertisers interested in Japanese market to promote their products and services from this platform.

2nd Saudi Food Forum and Foodex Saudi
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia) November 12-13, 2014

Event theme: Saudi Arabia: Gateway of US $85Bn food market

Saudi Arabia is a huge food market of US $ 66bn a year and after having grand success of 1st Saudi Forum and Foodex Saudi, the 2nd Saudi Food Forum and Foodex Saudi trade expo would be held in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia from 12-13 November, 2014. It is expected that this platform would attract a large number of importers, exporters & traders of food, beverage, food raw materials and ingredients and meat & poultry sectors, providing an excellent opportunity to Sponsors, Exhibitors and Advertiser who are interested in Saudi market. A large no of buyers from Saudi and the region would visit the trade expo.www.foodexsaudi.com

3rd OIC Halal Middle East - Congress
and Trade Expo

(Sharjah, U.A.E) December 8-10, 2014

Event theme: Halal branding-Opening doors to
the trillion dollar market

Halal Congress Middle East has been a successful event in last 3 years due to the huge import potential of U.A.E that has emerged as the Halal Food Hub of the GCC. The middle east imports most of its food, valued at approx. US $15.4 billion and is a very lucrative market for regional and international businesses, who take advantage of Halal middle east platform to promote their products and services in UAE and the region. Event would cover variety of products and services including; Halal Food, Raw material and Ingredients, Halal Pharmaceutical, Neutraceuticals & Herbal products, Halal Cosmetic and Personal Care products, Animal & Poultry Feed, Islamic Fashion & lifestyle products, Islamic Finance and hospitality services, Food Service establishments (hotel, café, restaurant) as well as other related service sectors. It is a great opportunity for Sponsors, Exhibitors and Advertiser to uses this platform to reach out to the UAE and international Halal fraternity.www.halalmiddleeast.com



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