Napco National StoryOur story starts in 1956 in the heart of the Arabian Gulf, where Georges N. Frem partnered with a like-minded businessman, Abdul Rahman Al-Moaibed, and embarked on a journey that launched National Paper Products Company in Dammam. Our story has evolved into a six-decade long heritage of expertise in manufacturing, entrepreneurship excellence, and a sense of responsibility towards the community.
Napco National today is headquartered in Dammam, with nine legal branches and 15 manufacturing facilities. We’ve grown to become a leading manufacturer in Saudi Arabia employing over 5,200 people in Dammam, Jeddah and Riyadh.
Our ValuesInspired by strong values, we're driven by a community oriented, forward-thinking corporate philosophy that lead us to continuously thrive for new opportunities and to create value for all our stakeholders, customers, communities, employees, and suppliers.
- Entrepreneurial Drive
- Family Spirit
- Hard Work
- Servant Leadership
We have further established leading scrap collection and recycling services, as we grow a circular economy of plastics in our core areas of operation.
VisionNapco National will contribute to the welfare of Saudi Arabia and GCC communities by striving for excellence and value creation while meeting customer needs and actively protecting the environment.
MissionNapco National will put full resources, knowledge, and commitment to manufacture and distribute fast moving consumer goods (FMCG), packaging, and sustainable solutions, utilizing indigenous raw materials and recycling waste, when possible. By acting responsibly towards our stakeholders, we will achieve consistent and profitable growth.
With passion, dedication, and teamwork, our motivated leadership team will align our group through a strong value system to improve our customers’ lives, protect the environment, and meet shareholder objectives.
Started in Dammam, Saudi Arabia as National Paper Products Company
Born in Dammam. National Paper Products Company
Napco Began Manufacturing Paper Bags.
Napco Began Manufacturing Paper Bags
Added a wide range of laminated and coated film structures, expanded sales regionally, and started corrugated packaging
Expanded to textile and micro-embossed PE backsheet film and wicket bags in Jeddah
Started ice cream packaging and paper bags, sandwich paper sheets and paper cores in Jeddah
Manufactures a wide range of monolayer, laminated and coated film structures. (Established in Dammam).
Added rotogravure and lamination as well as started manufacturing stretch film and filler additives, tie garbage bags and disposable table covers
Manufactures high barrier, polyethylene (PE) and cast polypropylene (CPP) films and bags
Manufactures stretch film for manual and automatic pallet wrapping, as well as filler additives. Also produces regular and tie garbage bags and disposable table covers. (Established in Jeddah)
Started Plastics Scrap Recycling Services in Dammam
Merger of 9 National Paper Products Company (NPPC) sister companies, to be considered as branches of NPPC
Started exporting to 50 countries
Conversion of National Paper Products Company (NPPC) into CJSC and amendment of its name to be NAPCO NATIONAL
Operating at International Standards
EnvironmentSedex Members Ethical Trade Audits (SMETA)
Food SafetyBRC Global Standards European Federation of Corrugated Board
Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP)
Hazard Analysis & Critical Control Points (HACCP)
ISO 22000 Food Safety Management System
Occupational Health & SafetyOSHAS 18001:2007
Quality ManagementBRC Global Standards
ISO 9001:2008 & ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management System
Workplace Organization5S Methodology
Engaged in Professional Associations
Industry AssociationsSupplier Ethical Data Exchange (SEDEX)
Sustainability & Ethics
AssociationsComposite Can & Tube Institute (CCTI)
European Core & Tube Association (ECTA) EUROSAC
Gulf Petrochemicals and Chemicals Association (GPCA)
International Flexible Packaging Association (IFPN)
Business AssociationsSaudi Chamber of Commerce & Industry
Young President's Organization (YPO)