Quetta Distillery Limited (QDL) was incorporated as a private limited company vide registration # 229/018/54 dated 06-April-1954 for the Manufacturer of Spirit & Liquors (P.M.F.L). QDL is jointly owned by Abadan family and a non-resident company M/s Govad Inc, of USA.
Initially, the company started its operations from the industrial center of Quetta, the Provincial Capital of Baluchistan. However, during 2014, the company moved its production facilities to the city of Hub, Baluchistan, and became a public limited company. The Company has an authorized and paid up capital of PKR 100Mn.
QDL holds valid distillery and brewery licenses from by the Excise and Taxation Department, Baluchistan under the legal framework of “The British Baluchistan Distillery Rules 1947.” The Company is one of the highest contributors towards the Provincial Exchequer in Baluchistan.
Quetta Distillery is currently engaged in the production and sale of alcoholic beverages like Whiskey, Gin and Vodka, however, despite holding a valid license to manufacture and sell the Brewery products, the company is not involved in the Brewery business as of now.