Shelka General Trading, a private company, was established in 2006 with the goal of producing, processing, packaging, marketing and selling foodstuff and saffron with a different and new approach.
On average roughly 95% of our products, exclusively saffron of different types in a variety of packaging, is exported to the European countries as well as Canada, the Arab countries, japan, South Africa, Australia, china and the USA.
From the start, Shelka general trading has been a model producer, specialized, innovative, serious and honest. By offering products exceptional in quality and packaging together with excellent service, we have been able to gain the satisfaction and trust of customers and more importantly, to create for Iranian saffron the credibility and respect it deserves.
Scientist researches about the saffron has indicated that Crocin, Safranal and Picrocrocin parts from saffron may be involved in ant-cancer activity by inhibiting the growth of human cancer cells in vitro.
Due to facts in Chinese tradition system and history, saffron has been used to improve blood circulation and cure bruises. Saffron contains Croce-tin, a carotenoid that contributes the most health benefits of saffron.
Historically, saffron tea has been used to treat depression. ingesting large amounts of the tea and spice has been reported to cause feelings of happiness and joy.