About US / About Company Company's founder: Mr. Sobhi Mohammad Masri He started the commercial work in 1960 by selling paints and building materials .In 1970 he opened a big store (shop) for selling paints and all commercial equipments. Later, depending on his own efforts, he started exporting & importing products like paints. He also represented some European agencies like SAIT the Italian company for abrasives. In 1990, his sons developed his project by establishing a factory for manufacturing different kinds of paints identical to European standards, in collaboration with major European companies. Insisting to achieve his aim, he bought new machines for his factory.His continuous success lead him to expand and develop the factory to cover the growing needs especially the household paints, industrial paints & marine paints. History of the Company: Masri co. for trade & industry was established in 1960 as a shop for selling paints & industrial equipments, supplies for carpenters & construction, in addition to imports. In 1990 the factory of Al-Arabi paints was established & was one of the rare factories specialized in this field, depending on high quality products though the amount of production was small at the beginning. It started to produce brands that other factories were not manufacturing at that time especially the household paints. Then it has expanded to include marine & industrial paints. In 2005 a new factory was established with more developed machines & techniques to be one of the famous factories in Syria specialized in producing all kinds of paints & coatings under the supervision of professional experts and engineers to be identical to the international standers with the use of high quality European raw materials.Recently, the factory has a great amount of production under the principle of "High Quality First ".The domain of export is still depending on Arab countries in addition to local distribution.