Logistics Village Project in Konya Konya Chamber of Industry Chairman Kütükçü, Konya that Turkey has become one of the most important industrial centers of production, said that the jammed Marmara region aspire to alleviate the investment burden
With its private industrial sites and 8 active organized industrial zones, Konya exports more than $ 2014 billion in 1.5 to 189 countries in sectors such as machinery manufacturing industry, automotive supplier industry, casting, food, and shoes. Konya Chamber of Industry Chairman of TOBB Board Member Memiş Kütükçü, he said the first 5 takes place in Turkey's exports in defense industry. Stating that 2014 was an investment year for Konya and that this appetite for investment continued in 2015, President Kütükcü said that Konya, which has grown with the investments of its own industrialists, has increased the number of export companies by 15 and its exports 4.3 times in the last 17 years, He explained that it had become a city of choice. President Kütükçü, with 23 million square meters has become Turkey's second largest OIZ Organized Industrial Zone in Konya, 105 new factories rose rapidly, he said. Kütükcü said, “With the start of production of all 105 factories here in two years, the number of companies in Konya Organized Industrial Zone will reach 600. Along with other investments, Konya will aspire to ease the investment burden of the stuck Marmara Region by making a new production move. "We expect the investment in our city, which has received over 3 million euros of international investment in the last 300 years, to reach 700 million euros."
LOGISTICS ADVANTAGE INCREASE
Explaining that Konya has come a long way towards becoming a city that can be reached quickly and accessible, Kütükcü said that high-speed train services have started from Konya to Ankara, Eskişehir and Istanbul, and the Logistics Village Project, which will increase the logistics advantage of Konya industry, Konya-Karaman-Mersin Accelerated He said that projects such as the Railway Line, Antalya-Konya-Aksaray-Nevşehir-Kayseri High Speed Train and New Ring Road have also started.