Arta Industrial Group
The Arta Industrial Group is a multinational
Multinational corporation
A multi national corporation or enterprise , is a corporation or an enterprise that manages production or delivers services in more than one country. It can also be referred to as an international corporation...

Conglomerate (company)
A conglomerate is a combination of two or more corporations engaged in entirely different businesses that fall under one corporate structure , usually involving a parent company and several subsidiaries. Often, a conglomerate is a multi-industry company...

 company headquartered in Tehran
Tehran , sometimes spelled Teheran, is the capital of Iran and Tehran Province. With an estimated population of 8,429,807; it is also Iran's largest urban area and city, one of the largest cities in Western Asia, and is the world's 19th largest city.In the 20th century, Tehran was subject to...

, Iran
Iran , officially the Islamic Republic of Iran , is a country in Southern and Western Asia. The name "Iran" has been in use natively since the Sassanian era and came into use internationally in 1935, before which the country was known to the Western world as Persia...

. In terms of market capitalization and revenues, Arta Group is one of the largest private corporate group in Iran.

The Arta Group has operations in more than 5 countries and its companies export products and services to 30 nations. The Arta Group comprises 12 companies and subsidiaries in six business sectors. The group takes the name from old name of the city called Arta ville.
The current chairman of the Arta Industrial group is Mr.Kamal Fathibitaraf.


The beginnings of the Arta Group can be traced back to 1975, when Mr.Kamal Fathibitaraf established a company named Nakhvil Co. producing yarn in Ardabil
Ardabil is a historical city in north-western Iran. The name Ardabil probably comes from the Zoroastrian name of "Artavil" which means a holy place. Ardabil is the center of Ardabil Province. At the 2006 census, its population was 412,669, in 102,818 families...

He established Arta Moquette in 1980 as the first producer of needle nonwoven carpets in Iran. As sales grew he invested in fiber with company name Arta Aliaf in 1982 becoming the first manufacturer in the carpet industry to produce their own fiber. Arta Moquette and Arta Aliaf are located in the city called Ardebil in Iran.
Sparked by continued growth, Arta diversified into tufting carpet in 1990, establishing a factory known today as Arta Tuft in a new plant near the city called Takestan, Qazvin
Qazvin is the largest city and capital of the Province of Qazvin in Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 349,821, in 96,420 families....

, Iran. Arta Industrial group invested in Yarn extrusion in 1991 to produce the raw material for tufting carpet and the need in huge market of rug industry in Iran with the company name Arta Tech.
In 1992, Arta Tech's extrusion capacity was greatly increased with the addition of modern machines. This modern facility gives Arta the ability to produce different types of Yarns. In 1995, Arta continued its vertical integration
Vertical integration
In microeconomics and management, the term vertical integration describes a style of management control. Vertically integrated companies in a supply chain are united through a common owner. Usually each member of the supply chain produces a different product or service, and the products combine to...

 with the addition of yet another new facility in Takestan plant for the carpet and fiber in different types and sizes with high capacity.
The expansion in yarn and fiber capacity is being driven by the growth of the carpet and rug manufacturing.
From the first carpet manufactured in 1980 in Ardebil to the Takestan plant , through the establishment of Arta Industrial Group has rapidly grown into the Iran's first largest carpet and textile raw materials producer.
Arta Moquette also looks outside the Iran borders for growth opportunities. From 1998, Arta Industrial Group got numerous awards for being best exporter and best investor in Iran.
In 2002, Arta Industrial Group decided to invest on hard flooring industries. This has allowed Arta Industrial Group to become number one in flooring industry and focus its efforts on manufacturing high-quality, affordable products.
Arta invested on energy,wood,plastics and printing for packaging in a first private industrial zone in Iran owned by Arta Group until now. Arta Group decided to invest in automobile industry due to high demand in Iranian market.

Textile Industries

  • Non woven Carpet
  • Tufted Carpet
  • Carpet
    A carpet is a textile floor covering consisting of an upper layer of "pile" attached to a backing. The pile is generally either made from wool or a manmade fibre such as polypropylene,nylon or polyester and usually consists of twisted tufts which are often heat-treated to maintain their...

  • Yarn
    Yarn is a long continuous length of interlocked fibres, suitable for use in the production of textiles, sewing, crocheting, knitting, weaving, embroidery and ropemaking. Thread is a type of yarn intended for sewing by hand or machine. Modern manufactured sewing threads may be finished with wax or...

  • Fiber
    Fiber is a class of materials that are continuous filaments or are in discrete elongated pieces, similar to lengths of thread.They are very important in the biology of both plants and animals, for holding tissues together....

  • Latex
    Latex is the stable dispersion of polymer microparticles in an aqueous medium. Latexes may be natural or synthetic.Latex as found in nature is a milky fluid found in 10% of all flowering plants . It is a complex emulsion consisting of proteins, alkaloids, starches, sugars, oils, tannins, resins,...


  • Arta Energy is the first private sector power company who invested on wind power
    Wind power
    Wind power is the conversion of wind energy into a useful form of energy, such as using wind turbines to make electricity, windmills for mechanical power, windpumps for water pumping or drainage, or sails to propel ships....

     mills. It supplies power to government central electric network.

Wood Industries

  • Arta Pan is the Iran’s leading manufacturer of wood-based panels like HDF  (High Density Fiber board), MDF
    Medium-density fibreboard
    Medium-density fiberboard is an engineered wood product formed by breaking down hardwood or softwood residuals into wood fibres, often in a defibrator, combining it with wax and a resin binder, and forming panels by applying high temperature and pressure...

      (Medium Density Fiber board) , LDF  (Low Density Fiber board) and associated products. Arta Pan makes products for the furniture
    Furniture is the mass noun for the movable objects intended to support various human activities such as seating and sleeping in beds, to hold objects at a convenient height for work using horizontal surfaces above the ground, or to store things...

    , construction
    In the fields of architecture and civil engineering, construction is a process that consists of the building or assembling of infrastructure. Far from being a single activity, large scale construction is a feat of human multitasking...

    , distribution and industries at its production facility in Ardebil, Iran.

  • Arta Clic is the first producer of Laminate
    A laminate is a material that can be constructed by uniting two or more layers of material together. The process of creating a laminate is lamination, which in common parlance refers to the placing of something between layers of plastic and gluing them with heat and/or pressure, usually with an...

     Flooring in Iran and middle east region.

  • Arta Decor is the first decor Paper
    Paper is a thin material mainly used for writing upon, printing upon, drawing or for packaging. It is produced by pressing together moist fibers, typically cellulose pulp derived from wood, rags or grasses, and drying them into flexible sheets....

     impregnation manufacturer in Iran. Since its foundation 2001, Arta Decor has undergone extremely growth in impregnated Decor Paper. The company, which operates production location in Ardabil-Iran supplies impregnated decor paper to wood industry in other countries , where it is mainly used for the surface embellishment of residential and kitchen furniture and laminate flooring.

packaging industries

  • Arta Plast is a producer of value-added blown film and flexible packaging products.

Automobile Industries

Arta Tech Motor is the exclusive Importer of Maserati in Iran.
Italian luxury sports car maker Maserati appointed Arta Tech Motor As a first Importer of the brand in Iran's history. Arta Tech Motor is completely owned by Arta Industrial Group.


  • Invest on new 1500 cubic meter MDF
    MDF may refer to:*Market development funds*Maryland Deathfest*Moksha language*Medium-density fibreboard, a type of particle board made of small particles of wood*Modulation Transfer Function, the Optical Transfer Function magnitude with phase ignored...

     Production line in 2011.
  • invest on 100MW natural Gas
    Natural gas
    Natural gas is a naturally occurring gas mixture consisting primarily of methane, typically with 0–20% higher hydrocarbons . It is found associated with other hydrocarbon fuel, in coal beds, as methane clathrates, and is an important fuel source and a major feedstock for fertilizers.Most natural...

    power plant in Ardabil.
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