Humans have been painting to memorialize or celebrate their lives since the Stone Age using techniques that are firm today. In 1866, Sherwin-Williams in the United States started making a lot of paint and created one that you could use directly from the can without preparing it. Paint is a chief element in modern life and It can be used to make a home more beautiful, for decoration and to protect the walls from other external factors or moisture. Are you looking for a reliable paint brand to enhance the appearance of your home? Pakistani paint branding industry is highly competitive but some stand out from the crowd. In 2024, Government funded housing schemes and subsidized house loans in major Islamabad, Lahore, and Karachi give chances to the Pakistani population to build their own home which will lead to rapid growth in the construction sector and increase demand for the architectural and paint industries.

Pakistani Paints and Coatings Market value is estimated at USD 400.82 million in 2024 and is predicted to reach USD 491.90 million by 2029. The market is expected to experience an annual growth at a CAGR of 4.18% during the forecast period (2024-2029). The per capita consumption of paint in Pakistan is around 2 kg which is significantly lower than the global average of 13 kg. This analytical study indicates that there is significant potential for growth in the Pakistani paint market. In this blog post, our Tashheer research team will look at the top 7 leading paint companies in all cities of Pakistan along with their head offices in major cities like Lahore, Islamabad, Karachi, and Peshawar.

Paint Brands in Pakistan
Paint Brands in Pakistan

Here is the list of the top 7 Paint companies in Pakistan for a flawless finish, listed as:

CompanyFounded DateFounderHead Office
Brighto Paints1973Khawaja Riaz Ahmed SikkaLahore, Punjab
ICI Dulux1931AkzoNobelLahore, Pakistan
Master Paints1975Sufi Haroon Bin HarisLahore, Pakistan
Berger Paints1923Sufi Haroon Bin HarisLahore, Pakistan
Diamond Paints1982Mir AllauddinFaisalabad, Pakistan
Nippon Paints1881Juichi SoyedaLahore, Pakistan
Sparco Paints1988Malik Muhammad Javaid IqbalLahore, Pakistan

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CompanyFounded DateFounderHead Office
Jotun Paints1926Odd Gleditsch Sr.Lahore, Pakistan
Happilac Paints1978Khawaja Abdul Razak SikkaFaisalabad, Pakistan
Gobis Paints1981Mr. Asif MalikLahore, Pakistan
Brighto Paints

Brighto Paints is a Pakistani paint manufacturing company founded by Khawaja Riaz Ahmed Sikka and based in Lahore, Pakistan. It was first time launched in 1973 and opened its first outlet in Lahore city. Their products include basic and industrial chemicals, coatings, decorative paints, industrial refinishing products ancillary products, and Boom Series (Karachi Only). In 2012, Brighto Paints received the Gold Category International Quality Crown Award in London, England. In 2021, the company became the title sponsor for a test series between South Africa and Pakistan. A new production plant was launched in 1981 at Majid Street, Bara Dari Road, Shahdara, Lahore. Their outlets are present in almost every city of Pakistan with registered offices in major cities across Pakistan to manage their sales and distribution network. They also export their products to multiple international markets including Afghanistan, the Middle East, and Africa.

Google rating (3.5)
Registered OfficeSharah-e- Kh. Riaz Ahmed Sikka Street # 448, 8-km Raiwind Road Lahore, Pakistan.
Phone Number92-42-35915481-4
Area ServedNationwide
Websitebrightopaints.com

Interior Paints

  • Brighto Wall Emulsion
  • Brighto Super Emulsion
  • Brighto Quick Wash Emulsion
  • Brighto Synthetic Enamel
  • Brighto Sandtex
  • Brighto Satin Enamel
  • Brighto Super Texture
  • Brighto Super Gloss Enamel
  • Brighto Stain Free
  • Brighto Anti-Bacterial

Exterior Paints

  • Brighto All Weather Emulsions
  • Brighto Weather Shield Emulsions
  • Brighto Acrylic Exterior Paint
  • Brighto Texture Coat

Industrial Luxury Paints

  • Brighto Epoxy Enamel
  • Brighto Road Marking Paint
  • Brighto Zinc Chromate Primer
  • Brighto Exterior Primer
  • Brighto Super Sealer
  • Brighto Super Primer
ICI Dulux

Dulux is a multinational company of architectural paint that originated from the United Kingdom. The company name Dulux has been used by both DuPont and Imperial Chemical Industries (ICI) since 1931 and was one of the 1st alkyd-based paints. ICI Dulux is a leading brand of premium quality paint founded first time in Pakistan by AkzoNobel in 2008. In June 2012, ICI Dulux introduced the Tinting Systems in Pakistan under the label of ICI Dulux Color Solutions which offers over 2,000 shades, these colors are accessible at designated dealer outlets throughout Pakistan. This premium brand offers a complete exterior and interior painting solution, starting from the first stage of surface preparation and ending with the last coat of paint of your preferred color. With our head office in Lahore and branches across Pakistan and headquartered in Amsterdam, the AkzoNobel Pakistan family consists of over 250 talented people.

Google rating (3.5)
Registered Office346 Lahore Kasur Rd, Block R Model Town, Lahore, Punjab
Phone Number+92-42-36369383
Area ServedWorldwide
Websitedulux.com.pk

Product Type

  • Paint
  • Primer
  • Putty
  • Varnish
  • Waterproofing
  • Special product
  • Thinner
  • Undercoat
  • Wood lacquer

Interior paints

  • Dulux Ambiance Velvet Touch (All colors)
  • Paintex Star Synthetic Enamel
  • Paintex Star Semi-Plastic Emulsion
  • Dulux Woodcare Matt Lacquer
  • Dulux Woodcare Gloss Lacquer
  • Dulux Promise Interior Putty

Exterior Paints

  • Dulux Weathershield Powerflexx
  • Dulux Promise Exterior Emulsion
  • Dulux Gloss & Matt Enamel
  • Dulux Weathershield Water Repellent
  • Dulux Synthetic Undercoat Metal Primer
  • Dulux Exterior Acrylic Putty
  • Dulux Aluminium Paint Dual Pack
  • Paintex Star Synthetic Enamel
  • Dulux Aquashield Waterproof Base & Roof coat
  • Dulux Promise Gloss Enamel
Master Paints

Master Paints Industries (PVT) LTD is one of the elite Paint manufacturing companies in Pakistan owned by Sufi Haroon Bin Haris. Formed in 1975, this brand aims to introduce modern paint technology in Pakistan and the best products without tokens. The company is currently manufacturing solvent-based as well as water-based Architectural Coatings. It has recently introduced its industrial coatings unit which manufactures Industrial Epoxy Finish Products, auto Re-finish Coatings, NC Paints, PU & 2K Paints plus an ultra-modern new Powder Coatings Plant. This company is also a Sole Distributor of Standox Auto Refinish Coatings from Germany as well as Hipic Auto Refinish Brand from Malaysia. Today in 2024, Master Paints has outlets in major cities of Pakistan and categories their services on regional base on their website which include Karachi, Lahore, Islamabad, Faisalabad, Multan, Peshawar, Quetta, Gujranwala, Rawalpindi and Hyderabad.

Google rating (4.5)
Registered Office14 Egerton Rd, Garhi Shahu, Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan
Phone Number+92 42 111 333 465
Area ServedNationwide
Websitemasterpaints.com

Interior Paint

  • Royal Pearl Emulsion
  • Master Texture Finish
  • Luxury Plastic Emulsion
  • Super Emulsion (Distemper)
  • Royal Matt Emulsion
  • Synthetic Enamel

Exterior Paint

  • Roof Master
  • Weather Resistant
  • Exterior Wall Putty
  • Matt Enamel Finish
  • Synthetic Metallic
  • Aluminium Silver
  • Exterior Primer
  • Synthetic Enamel
Berger Paints

Berger Paints Ltd is an Indian leading multinational paint and varnishes company headquartered in Kolkata launched in 1923. In Pakistan, Berger Paints Ltd. was founded on 25 March 1950 and made its first head office in Lahore, Pakistan. Founded by Lewis Berger, it offers products for the decorative business, general industrial finishes, automotive business, powder coatings, vehicle refinishes, protective coatings, road safety, government and marine, construction chemicals, printing inks, and adhesives. Berger Paints Pakistan Ltd. became a public limited company in August 1974, when 49.37% of its stocks were obtained by Pakistani investors while the remaining 50.62% were held by Jenson & Nicholson Limited. In 2006, Berger made an advanced manufacturing plant in Lahore to serve all cities and villages of Punjab province. As of 2023 research, Berger Paints stands as 2nd market leader after Asian Paints, holding a significant 18% share.

Google rating (4.5)
Registered OfficePlot 36 Madar-e-Millat Road, Quaid-e-Azam Industrial Estate Kot, Lakhpat, Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan
Phone Number(042) 111 237 437
Area ServedNationwide
Websiteberger.com.pk

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Here is a list of the decorative products offered by Master Paints, including:

Best Interior Emulsion Paints

  • SPD Semi Plastic Emulsion
  • Elegance Matt Emulsion
  • VIP Matt Emulsion MaxPro
  • NU Emulsion

Best Enamel Paints

  • VIP Super Gloss Enamel
  • Synthetic Enamel
  • Allrounder Matt Enamel
  • NU Enamel

Ancillary Products

  • Plastron Wall Primer
  • Red Oxide Primer
  • Berger Wall Putty
  • Chlorinated Rubber Base Paint
  • Synthetic Undercoat
  • Waterbased Primer
  • Aluminum Paint
  • Apexior No. 1 & 3
  • NU Wall Putty
  • Seepage Solution
Diamond Paints

Diamond Paint’s foundation was led by Mir Allauddin in 1982 and the reigns of the company were taken over by his son, Mir Shoaib Ahmed, in 1991. In Pakistan, the total paint production reached 155 million liters and Diamond Paints contributed 9.18 million liters, accounting for approximately 3.98% of the total. Consequently, the market share of Diamond Paints is approximately 5% which is 3rd highest share in the market. They launched their premium bestselling product named Durasilk in 2009 with a luxurious silky finish, high stain resistance and anti-fungal properties. At the end of 2018, this brand opened its largest integrated paint manufacturing plant in Lahore. Today, this 350,000 sq ft facility can produce up to 850 tons of powder coating and 14 million liters of paint per month. Currently, this best-selling brand offers a wide variety of paints for various surfaces like Interior walls and ceilings, exterior walls, wood, metal and industrial applications.

Google rating (3.5)
Registered OfficeRana Farman Traders, Maulana Shaukat Ali Rd, Pindi Rajputan Kot Lakhpat, Lahore, Punjab
Phone Number(042) 111 265 677
OwnerMir Shoaib Ahmed
Corporate Offices22 cities
Presence42 cities
Website diamondpaints.com

Exterior

  • Ace Weather Defender
  • Ace Super Gloss Enamel
  • Ace Water Based Acrylic Primer
  • Ace Acrylic Primer Filler Putty
  • Ace Soft Metallic
  • Ace Timberlac Premium Thinner
  • Ace Timberlac Matt and Gloss Lacquer
  • Everlast Weather Proof
  • Everlast High Gloss Enamel
  • Everlast Red Oxide Primer

Interior

  • Overall Matt Enamel
  • Ace Acrylic Plastic Emulsion
  • Ace Water Based Acrylic Primer
  • Ace Extra Smooth Primer Filler Putty
  • Ace Acrylic Primer Filler Putty
  • Ace Hi Sparkle Metallic
  • Ace Timberlac Polyurethane Lacquer
  • Ace Timberlac Sanding Sealer
Nippon Paints

Nippon Paint Holdings Co., Ltd. is a Japanese paint manufacturing company. The company was officially launched on 14th March 1881 by Jujiro Motegi under the name Komyosha (Yamato Jujiro Shoten). Nippon Paint highlighted its successful entry into the Pakistani market on November 5, 2007. Since that day, within 15 years, this paint brand has become an industry leader in various business segments such as Decorative, Automotive, and Industrial coatings. Nippon Paint Pakistan starts working in May 2010 with a manufacturing capacity of 20 million liters annually, situated in District Kasur near Lahore. The facility covered 12.02 acres and employed 325 people in a single shift. According to analytical results issued on 2nd February 2024, Nippon Paint brand has a market cap of $18.55 Billion which makes Nippon Paint the world’s 969th most valuable company. Currently, Nippon Paint Pakistan has more than 602 outlets nationwide and continues to grow.

Google rating (5.0)
Registered Office100-G, Phase 1, DHA, Lahore Cantt., Punjab, Pakistan
Phone Number(92) 42 3569 4738
Area ServedNationwide
Websitenipponpaint.com.pk

Interior

  • Nippon Spot-Less Matt Emulsion
  • Nippon Easywash
  • Nippon Glamour
  • Nippon Crystal Matt Enamel
  • Nippon Brilliance Matt Enamel
  • Nippon Satin Glo Matt Enamel
  • Nippon Momento Gold or pearl Frost
  • Nippon Texture Nippon’eon
  • Nippon Quality Emulsion
  • Nippon Easy Coat Emulsion
  • Nippon Super Matex Emulsion
  • Nippon Matex Gold Emulsion
  • Nippon Perfect Emulsion
  • Nippon Momento – Snow Frost

Exterior

  • Nippon Tilelac (Textured)
  • Nippon Quality Exterior Emulsion
  • Nippon Weatherbond Advance
  • Nippon Weatherbond
Sparco Paints

Since its beginning two decades ago, Sika Paint Industries (Pvt) Limited along with its SPARCO PAINTS brand was originated by Malik Muhammad Javaid Iqbal in 1988. This leading company became a private limited in 2004 and received the ISO 9001:2015 quality control standard certification for its supreme quality paints and other products. Today, Sparco Paints has a strong presence in Pakistani market with a huge distribution network covering major cities and 20 regional offices. They offer wide range of interior and exterior emulsions, enamels, textures, and specialty paints like stain-free and anti-bacterial options. Additionally, they also offer industrial paints like metal coatings, primers, sealers, and specialized paints for various industrial and furniture applications.Muhammad Asif as the CEO of Sparco paints try to exports its products to several international markets including Afghanistan, the Middle East, and Africa. They had a big manufacturing plant on Kasur Road in Lahore.

Google rating (4.0)
Registered OfficeService Road, Old Kahna, Kahna Purana, Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan
Phone Number(042) 111 772 726
Area ServedNationwide
Websitesparcopaints.com

 Interior

  • Silk Touch Emulsion
  • Plastic Emulsion
  • Super Luxury Emulsion
  • Dream Series Emulsions
  • Super Gloss Enamel
  • Satin Enamel
  • Eggshell Enamel
  • Metallic Finish
  • Sandtex
  • StainProof Aqua Matt Finish
  • Anti-Fungal Paint
  • Fire Retardant Paint
  • Air Purifying Paint

 Exterior

  • Weather Shelter
  • Dream Series Emulsions
  • Earthshine Series Acrylics
  • RoofGard Acrylic
  • Weather Shield Acrylic
  • WeatherGard Acrylic
Jotun Paints

Jotun Paints was launched in Sandefjord, Norway back in 1926. In Southeast Asia, Jotun opened its first factory in Thailand in 1968. Odd Gleditsch Sr. was a Norwegian businessperson started this premium paint company Jotun and served as its CEO from 1926 to 1967. They first time entered the Pakistani market in 2004 and operated through paint distributors. In 2008, jotun further expanded their presence in all major cities of Pakistan by making a dry powder coatings production plant in Lahore. Initially, they focused on marine paints eventually expanding their product range to decorative, protective, and powder coatings. This leading brand offers a wide range of interior and exterior paints for homes and buildings known for their durability, color vibrancy and sustainability. Currently, they have its head office in Lahore and regional offices in Karachi, Islamabad, and Multan. At their retail outlets, you will find Jotun Interior Colour Centre, featuring 128 expertly curated colors for walls and interior details.

Google rating (3.0)
Registered Office15th Floor, High-Q Tower, Main Jail Road, 1-A Street 1A, Gulberg V, Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan
Phone Number(042) 35135450
Area ServedNationwide
Websitewww.jotun.com

Decorative indoor Paints

  • Lady Design Touch of Suede
  • Fenomastic Wonderwall Lux
  • Fenomastic Wonderwall Life
  • Fenomastic Wonderwall
  • Fenomastic My Home Rich Matt
  • Fenomastic My Home Smooth Silk
  • Lady Design Royal Velvet
  • Lady Design Romano
  • Lady Design Stucco Antica
  • Lady Design Glaze

Exterior Paints

  • Jotashield Eterna
  • Jotashield Kanva
  • Jotashield Nuovo
  • Jotashield ColourXtreme Matt
  • Jotashield ColourXtreme Silk
  • Jotashield ColourLast Matt
  • Jotashield ColourLast Silk
  • Jotashield SuperDurable Silk
  • Jotashield Decor Travertine
  • Jotashield Decor Antique Tex
  • Jotashield Decor High Build
  • Jotashield Decor High Build Fine
Happilac

Their story began in 1978 when KARSS Paint Industries (Happilac) was first started with the guidance of Khawaja Abdul Razak Sikka (late). The company is also certified for maintaining premium quality standards (ISO 9001:2008). They make different types of paints for various uses, like for decorating, industrial purposes, automotive, and wood coatings. In the beginning, they only had two paints called Happilac Synthetic Enamel and Happilac Wall Emulsion, but today product line has drastically increased. Happilac Paints is a subsidiary of KARSS Paint Industries (Pvt.) Limited. Happilac Paints in Pakistan usually range from Rs. 600 to Rs. 15,500 depending on quantity and type.  Khawaja Sajid Razak Sikka serves as the sales director of Happilac and manages more than 10 marketing and sales offices in Pakistan. They have a work force of 500+ employees and 4 production units nationwide. Happilac divided their products and operations in 3 different divisions such as Happilac paints (50+ Products), Happilac Road safety (5 Products), Happilac Conschem (10+ Products).

Google rating (4.7)
Registered OfficeHappilac Paints, West Canal Road, Faisalabad, Punjab, Pakistan
Phone Number+92 41 850 1212
Area ServedNationwide
Websitehappilacpaints.com

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Ancillaries / Protective Coating

  • Red Oxide Primer
  • Synthetic Clear Varnish
  • Silk Putty
  • Paint Remover
  • Strong Wall Filling
  • Interior Wall Primer
  • Synthetic Undercoat
  • Wall Primer Sealer

Decorative Paints

  • Wipeout
  • Special Plastic Emulsion
  • Wall Emulsion
  • Matt Enamel
  • Synthetic Enamel
  • Weather Guard
  • Synthetic Metallic
  • Synthetic Metallic
  • Vivid Emulsion
  • Climate Cover
Gobis Paints

This Paint manufacturing company was launched by Mr. Asif Malik in 1981 with the aim to deliver premium quality coating products to people in Pakistan. Gobi’s Paints is the leading coating brand in Pakistan with a strong network of sales offices in major cities and over 500 dealerships nationwide. With a mission to turn dreams into reality and over four decades of hard work, Gobis Paints now stand as a leading multinational coating manufacturer from Pakistan, exporting their products to the United Kingdom, Europe, GCC states, and Africa. Their extensive product range includes premium exterior and interior products for both industrial and residential use. Their quality paint collection in UK market include Gobi’s Matt Finish, Weather Protector, Plastic emulsion and Gloss Finish. They are getting stronger, and successfully implement paintwork for residences and big projects like hotels, airports, schools, government buildings, and hospitals.

Google rating (4.1)
Registered OfficeBlock A1 Block A 1 Phase 1 Johar Town, Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan
Phone Number(042) 111 146 247
Area ServedNationwide
Websitegobispaint.com.pk

Decorative Paints

  • Gobi’s Pastel Green 1427
  • Gobi’s Silverline
  • Gobi’s Summer
  • Gobi’s Valmate
  • Gobi’s Mauve 8054
  • Gobi’s Red Purple 584
  • Gobi’s Twilight 603
  • Gobi’s Gold

Exterior Paints

  • Gobi’s Weather Protector
  • Gobi’s Stucco
  • Gobi’s Eggshell Matt Finish

Wood Finishes

  • Gobi’s Woodstain
  • Gobi’s Gloss and Matte Finish
  • Gobi’s Varnish
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Stylish, Dramatic, subtle or cozy paint colors will set the mood and whole theme of your room. Pick what you like but remember to choose the mood that matches how you imagine the room. In this research article, our Tashheer’s research team compiled a list of top 7 paint companies that had a widespread presence in every city and village of Pakistan. These companies offer diverse products for various industry segments. While the internet is great for ideas, it can also lead to mistakes. This article may help you in finding the perfect color from your favorite paint brand for you room. Colors and tones may not suit every space due to factors like lighting, ceiling height, and furnishings. You want a cozy and relaxing space. So, we suggest using soft colors like beige, teal, pale pink, and calming green tones.

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