SIPS « south industrial plaster company – El Ksour-Plaster » started production in 2003. It is located in Tataouine and is specialized in the manufacturing of plaster and related products.SIPS has its own quarry based on Wed EL Ghar gypsum formation spanning over 150 000 sqm with very large reserves of high-purity gypsum. It has a production capacity of approximately 60,000 tons per year and has finished products storage depots with a capacity of over 10,000 tons.
It mainly exports to Africa are: Libya, Senegal, Algeria and Ivory Coast.
The total area of factory is 30,000 sqm with 18,000 covered surface.