Kayseri Chamber of Industry (KAYSO) November ordinary assembly meeting was held over the videoconference system. The meeting, which was held with the participation of SGK Provincial Director Hacı Ali Hasgül and Deputy Head of Tax Office Şahin Demirci, was attended by the members of the council, members of the profession committee, the disciplinary board and the high advisory board.
Making the opening speech of the meeting, KAYSO Assembly President Abidin Özkaya stated that even though there has been a partial recovery in the economy, uncertainties in supply and demand in all sectors continue to increase as a result of the increasing cases in recent days, and said that the closed foreign markets may negatively affect all sectors in the first quarter of 2021. Turkey's manufacturing base and supply center stated that in advantageous position in terms of being Özkaya, said they saw a positive reflection of these advantages case of being careful.
Stating that the dismissal ban was used maliciously by some employees, Özkaya said, “Inefficient or unwilling employees in companies cause idle employment and costs on companies. This situation negatively affects the dynamism of our private sector. I think there should be some stretches in this regard. In addition, we must pay attention to EU compliance criteria in business lawsuits filed against companies. These long-lasting lawsuits can sometimes discourage our investment. Our investors should be paved the way without forgetting that production and industrialization is an international power, ”he said.
Mehmet Büyüksimitci, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Kayseri Chamber of Industry (KAYSO), who took the floor to make his speech, gave information to the members of the council about his health status. Explaining that the test he had last week was positive, Mayor Büyüksimitci said, “My test was positive but I do not have any symptoms. We try to run our business from home in a healthy way. It is useful to warn our employees and relatives a little more about this virus, which affects every aspect of our lives negatively. Because many people who show no symptoms and do not feel the need to have tests may be walking around us. Considering this, we need to pay attention to mask, distance and cleaning rules.
Mayor Büyüksimitci, Minister of National Defense Hulusi Akar, Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Adil Karaismailoğlu and TOBB President Rifat Hisarcıklıoğlu, with the participation of Mayor Büyüksimitci, Kayseri Airport New Terminal Building and Anafartalar - City Hospital - YHT Station Rail System line for those who contributed to our city. He thanked.
Stating that his expectations about the High Speed Train and Logistics Center are continuing, Mayor Büyüksimitci said, “Although our Minister mentioned the importance of transportation networks in his speech, he did not use clear expressions on these issues. In order to take our Kayseri, which exports 2,5 billion dollars a year, makes a serious contribution to the gross domestic product, and has achieved success stories in Anatolia with a population of 1 million 400 thousand, we will definitely invest in the High Speed Train and logistics center during this period. it must be started first, ”he said.
As in all the world Büyüksimitc experienced significant increases Pointing out that the number of cases in Turkey said; “While the second wave spread sharply all over the world, countries, especially Europe, started quarantine and closure practices again with extensive measures. A series of measures were announced by our President in our country. In addition to the measures taken within the scope of the fight against Covid-19, we find it very important to exclude production and manufacturing facilities, especially for the continuation of production. Because we believe that our country can reach its targets quickly only through production. We will continue to live with the pandemic for a while. We, as industrialists, will continue to produce, employ and export by fully complying with the pandemic rules.
President Büyüksimitci stated that they consider the statements made by our President Mr. Recep Tayyip Erdoğan very valuable starting from the last group meeting and said “We especially care about the statements of our President, focusing on a new stability, growth and employment. We will stand by our state and economy administration in all steps to be taken in this direction. Hopefully with a new team and a new strategy, Turkey will recapture a brisk growth. Trust and stability are very important in increasing investments, production and employment. I believe that if our industrialists and businessmen can see their way, we will achieve a stable growth environment in a short time. We, as the business world, are ready to do our part in this regard, ”he said.
Noting that the markets reacted positively to the decision of the Central Bank to increase the interest rates, Mayor Büyüksimitci stated that this step is an indication that a new era has entered and that they believe that the necessary steps will be taken consistently to ensure full market confidence in the short term.
Giving information about export figures, KAYSO President Büyüksimitci stated that September exports increased by 17 percent compared to the previous month and that this increase was around 243 percent compared to the same month of the previous year. Büyüksimitci stated that Kayseri ranks 13th in the general export ranking among provinces in the first nine months, and 10nd in furniture and electrical appliances sector exports, adding that they will have passed last year as Kayseri in exports as of the 2th month.
Taking the Provincial Director of SSI Haji Ali Hasgul and Tax Administration Deputy Chairman Sahin Demirci, Turkey gave Parliament adopted by the 7256 No. Some Certain Laws with receivables and Configuring Amending the information to members of parliament about enacted.