The Orientals Group established in 1979, by the leading Egyptian entrepreneur, Mr. Mohamed Farid Khamis. The Orientals Group is horizontally diverse, spanning several key industries, providing 26,000+ job opportunities in Egypt, China, and United States of America. The Orientals group consists of 6 companies, with 32 factories, the diverse portfolio consists of investments in textiles; Orientals Weavers, Mac Carpet, EFCO, OW China, and OWA. Horizontal expansion has Orientals Group invested in petrochemicals; Egyptian Propylene & Polypropylene, also invested in the educational field, British University in Egypt, and Shorouk Academy. Moreover, Oriental Groups has its own exoansion in real estate & tourism development; OUD is one of its companies too, along with investments in agriculture and other investments.