At the “Export Champions Award Ceremony” organized by the Turkish Exporters Assembly, 7 companies from the Aegean Region won 10 awards.
"2021 Export Champions Award Ceremony" President Recep Tayyip Edogan, Minister of Trade Dr. It was held at Istanbul Haliç Congress Center with the participation of Mehmet Muş, Minister of Treasury and Finance Nurettin Nebati and Minister of Industry and Technology Mustafa Varank.
KLC GIDA URUNLERI ITH. IHR. VE TİC. Inc. While maintaining the Turkish championship this year, the company's award was presented to the Chairman of the Board of Directors, Sinan Kızıltan, by the Minister of Treasury and Finance Nurettin Nebati and the previous term TİM President İsmail Gülle.
In the fresh fruit and vegetable sector, UÇAK KARDESLER GIDA SER. NATION. TRANSPLANT PL. SINGING. VE TİC. LTD. STI. This year, it experienced the happiness of being the Turkey Export Champion for the fifth time. The company partner Ali Airplane received the award from the Minister of Treasury and Finance Nurettin Nebati and the previous term TİM President İsmail Gülle.
VERDE YAĞ BESİN Maddeleri SAN. VE TİC. Inc. won. Murat Türkal, Chairman of the Board of Directors, was present at the ceremony to receive the award of the company from the Minister of Treasury and Finance Nurettin Nebati.
Turkey's export champion in the tobacco industry, JTI TUTUN URUNLERI SANAYİ A.Ş. it happened. Corporate Relations Director Zeynep Öztürk received the award of the company.
TÜRKİYE PETROL RAFİNERİLERİ A.Ş. is among the top 10 exporters. While Turkey came in third, TÜPRAŞ became Turkey's export champion in the chemical industry. The award of the company was presented to Ali Koç, Deputy Chairman of the Board of Directors of Koç Holding, by President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan.
Operating in Manisa, VESTEL TİCARET A.Ş. became the fifth largest exporting company in Turkey, and this year it did not lose the Turkish championship in the Electric-Electronics sector. Zorlu Holding Chairman of the Board of Directors Ahmet Nazif Zorlu received the award from President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan.
Operating in İzmir Aliağa, HABAŞ SINAİ VE TİBBİ GAZLAR İSTİHSAL ENDÜSTRİSİ A.Ş. While Turkey became the export champion in the steel industry, it ranked ninth in the list of companies that export the most in Turkey. HABAŞ SANİ VE TİBBİ GAZLAR İSTİHSAL ENDÜSTRİSİ A.Ş. President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan presented his award to Mehmet Rüştü Başaran, Chairman of the Board of Directors.
Eskinazi; “We hope that the number of our companies will increase”
Stating that they are happy that 7 companies from the Aegean Region among the export champions of Turkey received 10 awards, Aegean Exporters' Associations Coordinator President Jak Eskinazi said that they developed projects in the fields of Innovation, R&D, Design, Sustainability, Digitalization and Vocational Education to increase the number of Aegean companies among the export champions in the coming years. conveyed.
Pointing out that although the export champions in the Chemistry and Electric-Electronics sectors operate in the Aegean Region, there are no exporters' unions under the umbrella of Aegean Exporters' Associations, Eskinazi said, “While exports are around 30 billion dollars from the Aegean Region, approximately 10 billion dollars of this export is recorded outside the Aegean Region. . We believe that our exporters operating in the Chemistry and Electric-Electronics sectors should establish their own unions under the roof of the EIB. In addition to these two sectors, we want to establish an exporter's association in the renewable energy equipment sector, in which the Aegean Region is the Turkish leader in production. We will continue our efforts to increase the number of unions within the EIB to 15.”