The ghandhara industries limited is a public limited company quoted on the stock exchanges and registered under the companies act, 1913 (now companies ordinance, 1984). ghandhara industries limited is an economically significant company as defined in the fifth schedule to the companies ordinance, 1984. it was established in karachi by general motors overseas distribution corporation u.s.a. in 1963 lt. gen. m. habibullah khan khattak acquired these facilities from general motors and renamed it ghandhara industries limited. the government of pakistan nationalized ghandhara industries limited in 1972 and renamed it national motors limited. in 1992 m/s. bibojee services (pvt) ltd. acquired it under privatization policy of the government, and adopted its original name ghandhara industries limited w.e.f. 27-11-1999.