Cement

In Turkey which is the 4th largest consumer and the 5th largest exporter in global cement industry, there are 51 integrated cement plants and 20 grinding facilities that belong to 20 different groups as of the end of 2015. In the sector which has a total clinker production capacity of 75.6 million tons/year, 71.4 million tons of cement were produced and 71.1 million tons of cement sold in 2015.

Under OYAK  portfolio, there are six companies, operated in cement industry: Adana Çimento, Mardin Çimento, Denizli Çimento, Bolu Çimento, Ünye Çimento and Aslan Çimento. Shares of the 5 of the above-mentioned companies are traded in BIST (Borsa İstanbul). Companies of OYAK Cement Group constitute 15% of the clinker capacity of Turkey with a clinker production capacity of 11.3 million tons/year.  Total cement production and sales of our Companies in the Cement Group amounted to 11 million tons in 2015.

Out of our affiliates in the Cement Group, Adana Çimento came the 259th, Bolu Çimento the 285th, Aslan Çimento the 433rd, Denizli Çimento the 491st in the İSO (İstanbul Chamber of Industry) 500 list created based on the results of 2015 while Ünye Çimento and Mardin Çimento came the 21st and the 211th in the İSO Second 500 List, respectively. 

Concrete

Ready-mixed concrete is one of the most essential inputs of the construction sector and the developments in the construction sector directly affects the ready-mixed concrete sector. In this sense, the growth rate of Turkey shows parallelism with the growth rate of construction and ready-mixed concrete sectors.

While Turkey has been the top producer of ready-mixed concrete in Europe since 2009, rose to the third rank in the world after China and the USA.  Turkey remains at the top of the list in terms of on-site production and concreting performed with the use of pumps.

OYAK Group is active in the concrete sector through its companies “OYAK Beton” headquartered in Ankara and “Modern Beton” headquartered in Denizli.

Within OYAK Beton, there are over 50 ready-mixed concrete facilities in a wide geography covering Mediterranean, Marmara, Black Sea, Central Anatolia and Aegean Regions in the entire country.

OYAK Beton came the 199th in the İSO (İstanbul Chamber of Industry) 500 list prepared based on the data of 2015.

Kraft Paper and Bag

There are 44 institutions that are active in the paper and cardboard sector in Turkey and the sector has a growth that is parallel with the growth of Turkey. Kraft bag paper and kraft liner consumption constituted 7.7% of the production of 5.9 million tons in the paper and cardboard sector in Turkey in 2015. 10 manufacturers producing kraft bags in Turkey serve the kraft bag market covering a volume of 650 million pieces.

Our affiliate OYKA which has the only integrated paper company in Turkey manufactures kraft paper and products made of kraft paper. In 2015, OYKA met nearly 20% of the need in the industrial kraft bag paper and packaging paper market and the kraft bag market.