Founded to produce gypsum and its derivatives, Zahret Sinai is a joint stock company subject to the 1997 Investment Law Number 8 by decree of the President of the General Authority for Investment and Free Zones, Number 151 of the year 2000


  • Produce gypsum and its variations to global standards using state-of-the-art environmental technologies
  • Benefit economically from the national mineral wealth
  • Develop the local community of South Sinai
  • Train and employ Egyptian labor, especially from among the citizens of Sinai
  • Contribute to meeting domestic consumption needs
  • Advance export market opportunities
  • Develop the construction industry of Egypt

Vision :

  • Increase production over the next five years to 150% to meet Egyptian market need, in line with urban development
  • Grow export opportunities to 25% of product lines


Zahret Sinai has user rights to a series of quarries in the Wadi Al Montalaa, Ra’s Malaab area of South Sinai, which is characterized by a particularly intense degree of purity and which contains estimated reserves of raw gypsum in the tens of millions of tons. Raw gypsum is transported then extracted at the company factories where they are converted into finished products using state-of-the-art equipment – crushers, kilns and mills of the finest grade to ensure the production of the softest and purest products