The Mauritius Duty Free Paradise Company Limited (MDFP) owned 80% by Airports of Mauritius Limited (AML) and 20% by the State Investment Corporation (SIC) has been created on 26th March 2002 to take over the activities of World Duty Free (Mauritius). Located in the premises of SSR International Airport, MDFP presents a unique opportunity to the traveller who may indulge in soulful shopping taking all advantage of the congenial environment and ideal facilities afforded to him.
MDFP operates three shops namely:
1. Departure shop
2. Fashion Shop
3. Arrival shop
Mauritius Duty Free Paradise Chosen as the Most Distinctive Retailer in Africa in 2008
Mauritius Duty Free Paradise won the award of being the most distinctive retailer in Africa in year 2008 from the Gulf-Africa Duty Free Magazine issued by Global Marketing Company. Mauritius Duty Free Paradise has been chosen for the award based on a survey organized by the magazine during the period from January to November 2008 amongst thousands of readers, buyers and travelers.