About us

SUMA International General Trading & Contracting Co., was established in 1995 after it was spun out of METICO. A diversified trading company formed in 1966. METICO’s building material activities were transferred to SUMA as the sole and primary provider of all basic construction materials. SUMA has proved itself in the market by capitalizing on product quality, reliability and customer service. Over the past decades, SUMA General Trading & Contracting co., has managed to establish its own remarkable name as a successful company within a leading group and it has been able to find itself a prominent place in a record time in Kuwait and the Arabian Gulf Area.
SUMA has two main divisions:
  • Commercial Division: Focusing on stocking and trading in deformed steel bars and building materials.
  • Manufacturing Division: Focusing on wooden & Joinery works, wooden Fire-rated doors, kitchen cabinets, wardrobes, wood wall cladding, and flooring, and all related wood works.

Through its active divisions working and cooperating with its partner companies in Kuwait, Arabian Gulf region, and international companies. SUMA proudly presents a successful track record; it also enjoys strong relationships with many leading international companies worldwide.


Looking ahead, SUMA continues generating maximum returns and opportunities, whilst upholding the four key objectives laid out in its business model, namely to consistently offer quality, value, service, and excellence. Besides to further strengthen relationships with its international partners.


Our company has a particularly unique combination of talented enterprise in its management and staff, and designed to accommodate all changes and expansions within the group and across the sectors extending to the Region. Our executive management and staff team are highly qualified and professional, performing Business Development, Management, Finance, Marketing, Sales, Idea Creation, Public Relations, Acquisitions, and Integration

Commercial Division

SUMA supplies products that form the foundation for any project, such as Reinforcing steel, mechanical splicing system (Rebar Couplers), construction timber, film-faced shuttering plywood, and Bitumen Soft fiber boards (joint filler).

Through the years, SUMA has partnered with Kuwait’s leading construction companies in projects such as ministerial complexes, skyscrapers, bridges, hospitals, hotels, refineries, and factories.


The list of products SUMA provides is extensive and diverse. It includes the following primary materials:

The majority of these products are available for immediate dispatch and delivery through a network of computerized and automated delivery systems. The company’s 12,000 SQM of warehousing with PWC are accessible around the clock with complete inventory management and tracking and a large stock of supplies is available for immediate delivery. SUMA supplied primary construction materials for many major public and private sector projects over the years, here are some examples: Al Raya Building, Social Insurance Building, Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Marina Mall, Kuwait Scientific Center, The Avenues, Al-Shaheed park, Sheikh Jaber cultural center, Kuwait Investment Authority, Abdulha AlSalem cultural center , Frawanyia Hospital, Al-Adan Hospital, Al-Sabah Hospital, New Maternity Hospital ,New Al-Amiri Hospital, West abdulha Al-Mubarek project ,Al-Mutlaa Project , Assima Project , Twin tower and KBT. This list of mega projects re-affirms SUMA’s position as the ideal partner for companies and contractors with the highest demands. Adding up all these successes and achievements, SUMA now has the potential to grow both horizontally and vertically. New products are being added to complement the existing product range and a range of core building products are being planned for production locally.

Manufacturing Division

Suma Factory established in 2015 , The Factory is located at the Jahra Industrial Area, which covers an area of 5000 SQM in a workshop space. Our factory is fully equipped with new, modern and sophisticated technology machines, built specially for high quality finished and mass production products. All Machines have been procured from the best European companies. Those machines are operating by skilled and experienced personnel, who are already well trained well field.


Suma Int’l Manufacturing. Co. will concentrate on manufacturing wooden doors, Wardrobes, Kitchen cabinets, wooden flooring, wooden wall cladding and all kinds of Carpentry works. Our target is to cover all projects in the Public sector such as Hospitals, Tower Buildings, Ministry projects as well as the Private sectors.
Our Team consists of experienced engineering and professionals who have worked in major reputed companies not only in Kuwait but also in other Gulf countries, with hands-on experience for creating the best components in the area of wood works.
Our aim is commitment to excellent service with quality innovation and an assurance of progressive, competitive prices.

Our Mission
SUMA will continue to build on its reputation as a leading Building Material trader and carpentry and joinery timber manufacturing company by providing world class products and services in compliance with the highest standards of Quality and HSE up to the satisfaction of our esteemed customers.
Our Vision
SUMA will become the most reputed in both Building Material trading company and carpentry and joinery timber manufacturing company for Public and Private sectors in Kuwait and the Middle East.
 

Our Objectives

  • SUMA shall strive for excellence in everything we do keeping in mind customers by providing better services than competitors in terms of cost, quality and on-time delivery.
  • SUMA shall integrate innovative methods and processes efficiently to minimize customer complaints.
  • SUMA shall maintain a safe workplace, caring for each other, our business and our environment; with the aim to build a sustainable, profitable and growing enterprise.