A brief look at “Turkish Cement Sector” and prospects for the future

The TURKISH CEMENT INDUSTRY began production in 1911 with 20 000 tons capacity. The production which reached 370 000 in 1950s was not enough to meet local market demand until the 1970s. The country’s cement industry, with export volumes rising every year, contributed much to the Turkish economy also providing considerable employment. Until 2013, More...

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By Editor On Friday, July 7th, 2017

Global “Cement Company” opens €140 m factory in Central Anatolian city of Sivas

VOTORANTIM CEMENT, one of Brazil‘s leading cement producers, opened a production facility on July 5th with an ivestment of € 140 million in Sivas province of Central Anatolia. Regarding the facility, it More...

By admin On Wednesday, August 8th, 2012

German companies flock to Turkey due to fast-growing market

More German companies are flocking to Turkey to take advantage of the country’s fast-growing market, German executives say. Out of around 30,000 foreign companies in Turkey, nearly 5,000 are German RWE executives More...

By admin On Thursday, April 26th, 2012

Points to Consider When Importing Natural Stone from Turkey

Anatolian (Minor Asia) soil has a rich blend of natural stones such as marble, travertine, limestone, onyx and basalt due to its geological structure. Based on a study Turkey offers a wide variety of over 250 types More...

By admin On Saturday, March 31st, 2012

Ankara “gas distribution network” draws investors from China and Saudi Arabia

Saudi and Chinese investors in line for Turkey’s gas distribution sale The privatization of  Turkey’s second largest gas distribution network draws investors from China and Saudi Arabia as the bidding period More...

By admin On Sunday, March 18th, 2012

Marble 2012 Natural Stone Fair to be held in Izmir between 21-24 March

MARBLE 2012, 18th International Natural Stone and Technology is going to be held in Izmir, on 21-24 March 2012. MARBLE was held in 1995 for the first time as the unique International Stone Exhibition of Turkey  More...

By admin On Sunday, March 4th, 2012

Members of CIB (Turkish Steel Exporters’ Union) to visit to Pakistan and Bangladesh

Turkey’s Steel Exporters’ Union (CIB) will visit Pakistan and Bangladesh as target market between March 6 and 12. CIB executive board chairman Namik Ekinci said that a trade delegation from CIB would More...

By admin On Sunday, February 5th, 2012

The story of the unavoidable rise of Turkish stones in global markets

Turkish stones were not in demand in 1990s In 1990s Turkish Stones were not well known in the World.. We were having difficulty trying to sell our stones for even low prices. To be even worse we were not educated More...

By admin On Sunday, February 5th, 2012

Tosyalı Holding a steel company partners with Toyo Kohan of Japan

Tosyalı Holding, a domestic flat steel and steel pipe manufacturer, and Japan’s Toyo Kohan have signed a cooperation agreement regarding steel production in Turkey, according to a statement by the holding. The More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 31st, 2012

Furniture Industry in Turkey & Exports

Furniture  production  in  Turkey  dates  back  to  the  19th  century  and  was  done  in  small workshops  as  artisan  production. However,  by  the  rapid  globalization  and  all  other aspects, More...