Our Story

Born from a desire to connect consumers to international markets and brands, Baig General Store has been a pioneer in the in Middle East for over 50 years. With extensive experience in the trade of cosmetics, perfumes, toiletries, foodstuff, and general merchandise, it has become a renowned distributor operating across the region, with its base situated in the heart of Old Dubai, Deira. Throughout its long-standing presence in the Middle East, the Group has earned a sound reputation for itself.


Our Founder, Mohammed Iqbal Baig, set foot in the United Arab Emirates as an enterprising young boy, driven by the ambition to carve a path for himself in the region. His journey commenced in Dubai, a bustling trading hub, where he astutely recognized the immense potential of establishing his own business firm. This marked the inception of Baig General Trading, 1974.