‘Endrik Mehlo, chief operating officer of OFM, will be joining Sohar Flour Mills as its general manager from March 1’, OFM said in a filing to the Muscat Securities Market. The company said Mehlo will continue to support OFM, if needed, till end of this year. Mehlo is a qualified milling engineer from German Milling School having over 20 years experience in the flour milling industry worldwide.
OFM is setting up a 500MT flour mill in Sohar, adjacent to the silos proposed to be constructed by the government. In its recently released directors’ report OFM said the construction of Sohar Flour Mills is progressing smoothly and commercial production is expected to commence by third quarter of 2018.