Ireland Blyth Limited was incorporated in 1972 following the merger of Ireland Fraser & Co. Ltd and Blyth Brothers & Co. Ltd, two leading trading companies established in Mauritius since the beginning of the 19th century. Thirty-eight years later, in the beginning of 2010, Ireland Blyth Limited became a subsidiary of GML
Our company's history is closely linked to the history of Mauritius. Involved originally in shipowning and trade at a time when transportation and distribution of goods were vital for the development of the country, Ireland Blyth Limited diversified its activities over the years to keep pace with the political and economic changes taking place in the country.
Find here an extract of the book "45 Years of Excellence" that summarises the history of IBL. The author, Sydney Selvon, pays tribute to the private entrepreneurs of Mauritius and for their role in the development of Mauritian economy.