. 1955 Establishment of Artin Photographic as the first photographic
shop in Homs-Syria.
. 1962 Artin Photographic's reputation
gave the chance to be the first consumer of Agfa Gevaert.
. 1982 Installation of the first
film processing lab.
. 1995 Expenditure of activities
by cutting and packaging own branded color films under the
name "PRIMA", importing
minilabs and setting a distribution line to serve the Syrian
. 2001 Registering Prima Group
as a mother company for both Prima Film
and Prima Graphics specialized
in digital printing and outdoor advertisement.
. 2005 Prima
Photo Chemicals, the first photochemical factory in the
. 2006 Prima
Energy, manufacturing solar water heaters.
Presently Prima Group employs more than
120 experts ready to supply 100 Prima Express shops and 7
outdoor advertising branches in several countries (Europe,
North Africa, Middle Eastern countries).