Gypsum is of the oldest widespread minerals used in Construction long times ago; Gypsum Industry is a developed and advanced industry of a high-standard quality. It is of the most important major industries in Building and Construction. Such industry has been aroused in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for more than fifty-eight years ago through a future vision for the comprehensive architectural and developmental progress in our country that is blessed with security and stability and the unlimited support of our government as the most important elements and pillars of development, which still taking place in the kingdom until now. It is important to refer to the sober future vision and the desire to introduce such high-end industry into our beloved country by the then latest equipment and technology to be a pillar of the architecture progress…….. especially since the availability of the raw gypsum is in abundance and excellent quality across the kingdom, which encouraged a group of loyal men with their promising future vision, headed by His Royal Highness Prince Abdulrahman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud by a great effort he exerted in incorporating this company. For fairness we have to refer to people too numerous to be mentioned, including but not limited to His Royal Highness Prince Nawaf bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, His Royal Highness Prince Mohammed bin Saud Al-Kabeer, HE Dr. Mohammed Khaled Alkhashqy, and others.
The main objective of incorporating the National Gypsum Company, the big industrial edifice, is to be of the first main effective pillars in Construction and Reconstruction in our beloved country, to achieve the goal of fulfilling our country's need for gypsum, to achieve a surplus to be exported to the neighboring Gulf and Arabian markets that has been achieved by the grace of God and thanks to the unlimited support of our government as the most important elements and pillars of development, the loyalty of those in charge of it and their awareness of the responsibility taken by the company as the sole company to manufacture gypsum and its derivatives in the region, taking into account the developing such industry by the latest developments in scientific progress and technology as such industry has become one of the basic industries in the world.