Carob is an alternative to chocolate
Carob has many health benefits
The FDA has approved it for cooking and eating
The carob has twice the amount of calcium compared to cocoa
The carob is free of a migraine-triggering compound
Carob is an excellent source of vitamins and minerals

About us

Founded in 1940, OUASDI INTERNATIONAL is a company specialized in processing and export of the carob and its derivatives, as other activities such as: conditioning conservation and distribution of food products.

The company is managed by its Manager Mr OUASDI NASSER

We offer high quality organic products at competitive prices. 

Our products are exhibited at national and international events, in which a recognition of the quality standards is attributed to production, packaging and distribution.

Ouasdi International is strongly committed to quality. Our production, storage and packaging meet the international standards.

Our team

• Agricultural engineers responsible of monitoring quality and compliance with the international standards,

• Marketing staff responsible of trading our products for export as well as for import,

• Workers responsible of carob collecting, sorting, cleaning and packaging

• A laboratory supervised by qualified engineers who are involved in every step of the production process to ensure compliance with the quality standards. (Bacteriological analysis, physicochemical ...)

 

1. Carob flour

 

Carob flourcomes from ground carob pods. Carob flour is an alternative to cocoa powder, having several distinct advantages.

  • 1.     Caffeine Free.
  • 2.     Virtually fat free.
  • 3.     Oxalate Free.
  • 4.     High in Calcium.
  • 5.     Vitamin and Mineral Rich.
  • 6.     Rich in pectin
  • 7.     Nonallergenic, has abundant protein

2. Kibbled carob

Carob kibble nibbles are a great healthy snack. High in fiber. Rich in antioxidants, High in fibre, High in Protein, Containsvitamin A. B, B2, B3 & D, Gluten FREE

• Caffeine FREE

• Cholesterol FREE

• 99% fat FREE

• Preservative FREE

• Dairy FREE

--No added sweeteners

 

 

 

3. Carobseeds

Carob seeds are great for growing your own trees.

Carob seeds are processed to make carob gum, which is used as a thickening agent in the cosmetic industry and in the food industry.

Known as Locust Bean Gum (LBG) or E410.

4. Wholecarob

-High in fiber

-Carob kibble nibbles are a great healthy snack.

-Add to fruit and nut mixes

-No additives, colours or preservatives (100% Pure and Raw)

-No added sweeteners

-Gluten Free, Nut Free, Dairy Free, Caffeine

 

The carob

The Carob tree is an evergreen tree with large, shiny leaves, The tree produces thick, long or short, broad pods .

The whole pod is used: the pods are roasted and ground into a powder; the pods are also used as animal feed in kibble/crumb form and the pods. The Carob Powder is made first, then products such as syrup, bars and chips are made from the powder. The carob seeds are also used to make Carob bean gum and is used in food manufacturing as a thickener for icecream, toothpaste, diabetic chocolate spreads etc.

It is native to the Mediterranean region including Southern Europe, Northern Africa, the larger Mediterranean islands; to the Levant and Middle-East of Western Asia into Iran; and to the Canary Islands and Macaronesia.

Our history

Our company is a family business that existed since 1940 under the name OUASDI and becomes in 1998 OUASDI INTERNATIONAL widening its products and exporting towards  foreign countries. .

OUASDI INTERNATIONAL has grown continually over the years by taking a professional approach to its business, focusing on the fundamentals, hiring top-notch quality people, and developing and providing only the highest quality products to its customers. As a result, it has attracted and maintained a long list of satisfied international customers. 

In addition to carob products, OUASDI INTERNATIONAL is proud to offer a large variety of the following products: Olive oil, Capers, Pickles, Peppers, Onion, Orujo (olive waste) Olive pomace, Dates, Bitter almondes, Truffle, Acorns.

Contact Us
Feel free to contact us if you have any questions

Email: ouasdi@hotmail.com
TEL / 00213.34.11.33.33
FAX/00213.34.11.31.31
Address: EURL OUASDI INTERNATIONAL BP 42 B RP 06000 Bejaia. ALGERIA.