Metals and Machinery

Companies have discovered the advantages of locating in Turkey’s Çukurova Region. At a strategic junction in the center of the Mediterranean, Middle Eastern and African markets, the number of international companies in Çukurova region increased in last years, reaching 625, benefiting the region’s high quality products, qualified labor force. Region has developed infrastructure and proximity to foreign markets.

Metal, machinery & equipment industry key facts and opportunities:

• Total potential labor force of the region is over one million and ranking 7th in the country,
• Well–qualified labor force, competitive wages,
• A major agricultural production center,
• With its organized industrial zones, free zones, science parks, main trade zones ,
• Metal, machinery, equipment industry companies benefiting temperate climate conditions suitable   for 12 months-24 hours production opportunity,
• Total foreign trade volume of the region is reaching to almost $3 billion,
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