National Paints was first established in the year 1969, and today ranks 32nd amongst the world's 100 largest producers of paint and coatings according to its sales in 2011, the 18th amongst the 25 largest producers of paint in Europe. It is the largest paint producer in the Middle East and ranks number one, with total production capacity exceeding 400 million liters of paint per year. With such a production record National Paints is considered a leading provider of high quality paint products.
National Paints currently owns 18 factories spread across the world, launching first in Jordan and then onto the United Arab Emirates (UAE). National Paints’ Factory in Sharjah UAE is considered the largest production complex for paint products and related material in the Middle East and the Arab World. Thereon National Paints spread its operations to Qatar, Palestine, Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, Oman, Romania, India, and Egypt.
Its products are exported to over 60 countries worldwide. In addition, has also a showrooms spread across Russia, Syria, and Lebanon.