Coussa Group, or the GCG®, named after its founder,
is a cluster of innovative companies grouped under a unique
improve the trading and commercialization of local and imported
goods in the Syrian market by building comprehensive
distribution channels and working on partnership deals;
allocate the necessary resources and facilities to bring the
Syrian industrial capabilities to International standards, hence
acquiring this practise with an undisputable and
3. To focus on
both niche and general raw material markets which can
accommodate the intrusion of novel technologies, thus
giving the GCG® a pioneering and competitive
advantage with respect to other companies.
has been established in the mid 1990s after realizing the
enormous commercial and industrial potential in an ever-booming
favorable Syrian economy.
Alwan®, the Dye and
Pigment manufacturer, is the first establishment of the GCG®.
Alwan® comprises two distinct but interconnected
divisions: a commercial one, which dates back to 1934, and a
more recent industrial one, which was established in 1991.
is considered the largest Dye and Pigment manufacturer in Syria.
Additionally, we are among the top traders of industrial
chemicals, dyes and pigments for use in a variety of industries.
It is thanks to
omnipresence in the
Arabic market, its aggressive business model and more
importantly its undisputable success that the GCG®
has recently decided to expand its field of activities into the
ever-growing industrial biotechnology realm.
In order to
achieve this task, the GCG® is in the process of
SyBiotec®: the first and only
white biotechnology company in the Syria. SyBiotec®
benefits both from Chemical and Biomedical engineering expertise
stemming from McGill University (Canada) and Bioscience
managerial skills stemming from the University of Cambridge
(United Kingdom). Via SyBiotec®, we hope to build a
concrete platform in industrial biotechnology allowing us to
emerge internationally as a leading producer of biomass based