Kocaeli: 10 billion Ankara: 5.2 billion Adana: 1.3 billion Mersin: 1 billion Eskişehir: 658 million Relations with Neighbours-South Caucasus
United Arap Emirates- Dubai ; Tayland- Ayutthaya ; Brazil- Sao Paulo and Russian Federation- Ekaterinburg are the other candidate cities for EXPO 2020.
Izmir sunumu g.afrika 01.01.2013
BUSINESS, TRADE AND INVESTMENTOPPORTUNITIESTAMER TAŞKINHONORARY CONSUL GENERAL OF REPUBLIC OF SOUTH AFRICA İZMİRTURKISH-SOUTH AFRICAN BUSINESS COUNCIL CHAIRMANCOORDINATOR CHAIRMAN TURKISH-AFRICAN BUSINESS COUNCILSAFRICAN REGION LEADER OF EXPO 2020 İZMİR
Untapped potential: Only Turkey’sUntapped potential: Only Turkey’swestern regions are connected with EUwestern regions are connected with EUSource: TURKSTATBursaUSD 11.2 billionİstanbulUSD 51 billionKocaeliUSD 10 billionKonyaUSD 1 billionGaziantepUSD 3.6 billionİzmirUSD 6.6 billion KayseriUSD 1.1 billionSlideSlide 77
EU is Turkey’s largest trading partner,EU is Turkey’s largest trading partner,but…but…Source: Turkstat and TEPAV CalculationsShare of geographic regions in Turkey’s exportsSlideSlide 88
Now we have a coordination device:Now we have a coordination device:Can we become a top-10 economy by 2023?Can we become a top-10 economy by 2023?Nominal GDP(billion USD)Output per worker(thousand USD)1 USA 14,582 104.92 China 5,879 7.93 Japan 5,498 87.94 Germany 3,310 85.45 France 2,560 99.56 UK 2,246 77.67 Brazil 2,088 94.88 Italy 2,051 89.79 India 1,730 4.110 Canada 1,574 92.411 Russia 1,480 21.212 Spain 1,407 76.313 Mexico 1,040 23.714 S. Korea 1,014 42.615 Australia 925 82.216 Netherlands 783 91.117 Turkey 735 32.518 Indonesia 707 6.519 Switzerland 524 113.420 Poland 469 31.3Source: The World BankWorld DevelopmentIndicators and TEPAVcalculationsTop-10SlideSlide 99
KEY FACTS ABOUT TURKISH ECONOMYKEY FACTS ABOUT TURKISH ECONOMY2222ndndrichest country in terms of natural resourcesrichest country in terms of natural resources EU accession country since October 3, 2005EU accession country since October 3, 2005 Customs Union with the EU since 1996Customs Union with the EU since 1996 Free TradeFree TradeDouble Taxation Prevention Treaties with 65 CountriesDouble Taxation Prevention Treaties with 65 CountriesBilateral Investment Treaties with 79 Countries signed by TurkeyBilateral Investment Treaties with 79 Countries signed by Turkey
KEY FACTS ABOUT TURKISH ECONOMYKEY FACTS ABOUT TURKISH ECONOMY Social Security Agreements with 22 CountriesSocial Security Agreements with 22 Countries Free Trade Agreements with 11 CountriesFree Trade Agreements with 11 Countries Turkey has the 4th Largest Labor Force Among the 27Turkey has the 4th Largest Labor Force Among the 27European CountriesEuropean Countries Turkey rankedTurkey ranked 88th in Top Holiday Destination in the worldth in Top Holiday Destination in the world
They are the zones where investors use theThey are the zones where investors use theadvantage of already builtadvantage of already built, power supply, naturalpower supply, naturalgas, waste water treatment system as integratedgas, waste water treatment system as integratedplants instead of establishing them alone one byplants instead of establishing them alone one byone.one.Several services like telecommunication, healthSeveral services like telecommunication, healthfacilities and fire departments are also supplied.facilities and fire departments are also supplied.ORGANIZED INDUSTRIAL ZONESORGANIZED INDUSTRIAL ZONES
KINIKKINIKBERGAMABERGAMAALİAĞAALİAĞAMENEMEN PLASTICMENEMEN PLASTICÖDEMİŞÖDEMİŞTİRETİREKEMALPAŞAKEMALPAŞATORBALITORBALIACTIVE ZONESACTIVE ZONESZONES WHICH CONSTRUCTIONS ARE CONTINUINGZONES WHICH CONSTRUCTIONS ARE CONTINUINGZONES OF SPECIALIZATIONZONES OF SPECIALIZATIONPANCARPANCARTECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENT ZONETECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENT ZONEFREE ZONESFREE ZONESİZMİR TECHNOLOGYİZMİR TECHNOLOGYDEVELOPMENTDEVELOPMENTZONEZONE AEGEAN FREE ZONEAEGEAN FREE ZONEİZMİR FREE ZONEİZMİR FREE ZONE•Total area of 10 organizedindustrial zones which arelocated in Izmir is 39.339.652m2.23.594.678 m2of this area isindustrial parcel and about7.671.914 m2of the area(%32,5) await the investors asan empty parcelİZMİR ATATÜRKİZMİR ATATÜRK
ACTIVEACTIVE• 20 km. to Alsancak Airport• 25 km. to City Centre• 35 km. to Airport• Total Area 7.000.000 m2• Industrial Parcel Area 4.000.000 m2• Total Empty Parcel 10.000 m2• Employment Capacity 50.000 people• Actual Employment 25.000 person
IZMIR FREE ZONEIZMIR FREE ZONE ((IZIZBAS)BAS)108108 compancompaniesies havehaveoperations inoperations in IzmirIzmir Free ZoneFree ZoneTHE AEGEAN FREE ZONETHE AEGEAN FREE ZONE(ESBAS)(ESBAS)224040 compancompaniesies havehaveoperations in ESBAS, 7operations in ESBAS, 7 22 ofofthem are foreign companiesthem are foreign companiesFREE ZONES IN OUR REGIONFREE ZONES IN OUR REGION
INDUSTRY - AGRICULTURE - TOURISMINDUSTRY - AGRICULTURE - TOURISM17 percent of Türkiye’s industrial production is realizedin the region.Gross Domestic Product (GDP)Gross Domestic Product (GDP) : 27,87 billion YTL: 27,87 billion YTLNational IncomeNational Income Per CapitaPer Capita : $4.500: $4.500contains 16 % of Türkiye’s population• forms 17,1 % of Türkiye’s industrial production• provides 17,3 % of Türkiye’s agricultural production• generates 20 % of Türkiye’s exports.INDUSTRY - AGRICULTURE - TOURISMINDUSTRY - AGRICULTURE - TOURISM
MMAAIINNSSEECCTTOORRSSAutomotive and PartsAutomotive and PartsCementCementCeramicsCeramicsTextilesTextilesDefenseDefenseElectronics & Household AppliancesElectronics & Household AppliancesEnergy (Geothermal)Energy (Geothermal)FisheryFisheryFood Processing and PackagingFood Processing and Packaging(Olive 64%, Grape 50%; Fig 65%)(Olive 64%, Grape 50%; Fig 65%)FurnitureFurnitureAgricultureAgriculture (mainly(mainly CottonCotton %14%14, Tobacco, Tobacco %50%50))SteelSteel
MMAAIINNSSEECCTTOORRSSLeather IndustryLivestock & PoultryMachineryMining(mainly Marble %16-120.000 m3, Gold)Paper and ProductsPetro ChemistryPlasticsSoftwareTourism (1 million 388 thousand tourists, 2011)Germany (374.234); İtaly (161.179)France(147.179); England (106.359)
DEVELOPING SECTORSDEVELOPING SECTORS Jewelery Logistics Defense Industry Conference and Fair Sector Health Tourism Renewable Energy Resources IT Industry Organic Agriculture Greenhouse and Floriculture
INDUSTRY - AGRICULTURE - TOURISMINDUSTRY - AGRICULTURE - TOURISM•textiles-weaving• electrical machinery andaccessories• iron-steel• transport vehicles•automotive spare parts•cement-ceramic-glassproducts• food and agriculturalproducts•shoe and leather produtsExports in Figures2011 :Aegean Region:Aegean Region:$ 27.903 million$ 27.903 millionİzmir :İzmir :$ 20.893 million$ 20.893 millionMAIN EXPORT ITEMSMAIN EXPORT ITEMS
Total411Tobacco and materials instead of tobacco483603662Iron and steel and articles thereof1.0251.056Million USDPRODUCTMAIN EXPORT ITEMSMAIN EXPORT ITEMS OF IZMIROF IZMIR (20(201111))Edible fruits and vegetables 6558.071Source: TUIK, Turkish Statistical InstituteKnitted and Non-knitted crocheted goods and articles thereofBoilers, machinery and mechanical appliances: parts thereofVehicle other than railway or tramway rolling_stock,parts thereofPlastic and articles thereof
Total4494867728381.1891.3291.403Million USDPRODUCTMAINMAIN IMPIMPORT ITEMSORT ITEMS OF IZMIROF IZMIR (20(201111))10.621Source: TUIK, Turkish Statistical InstituteMineral fuels, minerals oils and product of their distillationVehicle other than railway or tramway rolling_stock,parts thereofIron and steel and articles thereofBoilers, machinery and mechanical appliances: parts thereofPlastic and articles thereofOrganic chemicalsElectrical machinery and equipment: parts thereof
IZMIR’SIZMIR’S FOREIGNFOREIGN TRADETRADE BYBY MAINMAIN COUNTCOUNTRIESRIES(2011, Million $)(2011, Million $)Germany 1.009 Germany 1.192United Kingdom 503 China 861Spain 420 Russia 761U.S.A 400 U.S.A. 631Italy 378 Italy 581France 373 Spain 398Total 8.071 Total 10.621EXPORTEXPORT IMPORTIMPORTSource: TUIK, Turkish Statistical Institute
Total0,75Coffee, tea, mate and spices1,021,251,42Vehicles, tractors, bicycles, motorcycles and other1,883,89Million USDPRODUCTMAIN EXPORT ITEMSMAIN EXPORT ITEMS TO SOUTH AFRICA FROM IZMIRTO SOUTH AFRICA FROM IZMIR (20(201111))Electrical machinery and equipment: parts thereof 1,2616,74Source: TUIK, Turkish Statistical InstituteBoilers, machinery and mechanical appliances: parts thereofPaper & paperboard: articles of paper pulp of paperGoods made of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materialsOptical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring checking, precision
Total0,250,741,151,511,543,6813,39Million USDPRODUCTMAINMAIN IMPIMPORT ITEMSORT ITEMS TO IZMIR FROM SOUTH AFRICATO IZMIR FROM SOUTH AFRICA (20(201111))22,89Source: TUIK, Turkish Statistical InstituteInorganic chemicals: organic or inorganic compoundsIron and SteelMineral fuels, minerals oils and product of their distillationOrganic chemicalsResidues & waste from the food industries:prepared animal fodderAluminium and articles thereofPaper & paperboard: articles of paper pulp of paper
ADVANTAGES OF İZMİRADVANTAGES OF İZMİRADVANTAGES OF İZMİR
İzmir is the center city for tradeİzmir is the center city for tradeindustry and culture. It is the thirdindustry and culture. It is the thirdmost populated and the secondmost populated and the secondlargest industrial city in Türkiye.largest industrial city in Türkiye.It is a charmingIt is a charmingcenter of thecenter of theregion in termsregion in termsof industrialof industrialinvestment withinvestment withrich resources,rich resources,qualified labourqualified labourforce andforce andtransportationtransportationfacilities.facilities.13,5 % of Value Added,13,5 % of Value Added,10,4 % of enterprises10,4 % of enterprises7,5 % of the GDP7,5 % of the GDP8,0 % of the Industrıal Production and8,0 % of the Industrıal Production and9,7 % of employment in9,7 % of employment inİZMİRİZMİR
RJ ReynoldRJ ReynoldPhilip MorrisPhilip MorrisTetrapak and NacancoTetrapak and NacancoGeneral Motors CompanyGeneral Motors CompanyAmwayAmwaySamsungSamsungRockwellRockwellHenkelHenkelSanyoSanyoDr. OetkerDr. OetkerNational CanNational CanMerlin GerinMerlin GerinCoca ColaCoca ColaHugo BossHugo BossBank EuropeBank EuropeMAJOR FOREIGN INVESTMENTSMAJOR FOREIGN INVESTMENTSLOCATED IN THE AEGEAN REGIONLOCATED IN THE AEGEAN REGION
Most favorable region of Turkey for investmentMost favorable region of Turkey for investmentModern citizens with a positive and inspiringModern citizens with a positive and inspiringattitudeattitude A city of business, culture and historyA city of business, culture and history A city of international fairs and congressesA city of international fairs and congresses International airportInternational airportADVANTAGES OF THE AEGEAN REGIONADVANTAGES OF THE AEGEAN REGION
Has 9 universitiesHas 9 universities Has an international airportHas an international airport Has the second biggest harbor in Turkey that realizeHas the second biggest harbor in Turkey that realizess the %55 ofthe %55 ofTurkey’s container exports.Turkey’s container exports. AA favourable locationfavourable location An important tourism centre with 897 km coastlineAn important tourism centre with 897 km coastline Highly developed infrastructure of transportationHighly developed infrastructure of transportation Fertile land, also pFertile land, also perfect lands and real estates Greenhouses- with geothermal energy resourcesGreenhouses- with geothermal energy resourcesThe city passes 300 days a year sunnyThe city passes 300 days a year sunny An important gate to EuropeAn important gate to EuropeADVANTAGES OF THE AEGEAN REGIONADVANTAGES OF THE AEGEAN REGION
• Cluster Projects (such as Food & Beverage, Processed Fruits and Vegetables,Agriculture (advanced technology-based agriculture), Air Conditioning & Cooling,Logistics, Industrial Machinery,Textile-Ready Wear industry, Tourism, RenewableEnergy)• Izmir Development Agency (www.izka.org.tr)ADVANTAGES OF THE AEGEAN REGIONADVANTAGES OF THE AEGEAN REGION
Public and private hospitals Skilled, young and educated labor force13 Universities in our Region,9 of them are located in Izmir Low population density rateADVANTAGES OF THE AEGEAN REGIONADVANTAGES OF THE AEGEAN REGION
TThe Aegean Region has a highly developed infrastructurehe Aegean Region has a highly developed infrastructureof transportationof transportation.. CConnection to other provinces by modern roadsonnection to other provinces by modern roads.. 5 airports with an annual passenger capacity of 125 airports with an annual passenger capacity of 12million and many direct international connectionsmillion and many direct international connections RRailway network among all the provinces andailway network among all the provinces andimportant town centersimportant town centers..TRANSPORTATIONTRANSPORTATION
İzmir Alsancakİzmir Alsancak İzmir Aliağaİzmir Aliağa İzmir Dikiliİzmir Dikili Muğla GüllükMuğla Güllük Aydın KuşadasıAydın Kuşadasıİzmir Çeşmeİzmir ÇeşmePPORTS OF THE REGIONORTS OF THE REGION ::
It has a capacity ofIt has a capacity of 1212..5500.000 tons and is able to serve00.000 tons and is able to servepassenger ships as well as general cargo, containerpassenger ships as well as general cargo, containerand cargo ships and tankers.and cargo ships and tankers.The port of İzmir Alsancak is not only the largest port ofthe region but also it is the largest container port inTurkey.PORT OF ALSANCAKPORT OF ALSANCAK
PORT OF ALSANCAKPORT OF ALSANCAKADVANTAGES OF THE AEGEAN REGIONADVANTAGES OF THE AEGEAN REGION
İzmir is the center city for tradeİzmir is the center city for tradeindustry and culture. It is the thirdindustry and culture. It is the thirdmost populated and the secondmost populated and the secondlargest industrial city in Türkiye.largest industrial city in Türkiye.It is a charmingIt is a charmingcenter of thecenter of theregion in termsregion in termsof industrialof industrialinvestment withinvestment withrich resources,rich resources,qualified labourqualified labourforce andforce andtransportationtransportationfacilities.facilities.13,5 % of Value Added,13,5 % of Value Added,10,4 % of enterprises and10,4 % of enterprises and9,7 % of employment in9,7 % of employment inTürkiye are generated inTürkiye are generated inİzmir.İzmir.İZMİRİZMİRAEGEAN REGION CHAMBERAEGEAN REGION CHAMBEROF INDUSTRYOF INDUSTRYTHETHE FIRST && THETHE ONLYREGIONAL CHAMBER OF TÜRKİYEREGIONAL CHAMBER OF TÜRKİYE
Currently, theCurrently, the Union Of Chambers and Commodity Exchanges OfTurkey (( TOBBTOBB)) has 365 chambers and commodity exchanges as:has 365 chambers and commodity exchanges as: 178 chambers of commerce and industry,178 chambers of commerce and industry, 60 chambers of commerce,60 chambers of commerce, 12 chambers of industry,12 chambers of industry, 2 chamber of maritime commerce and2 chamber of maritime commerce and 113 commodity of exchanges113 commodity of exchangeswith a membership of totalling to 1.with a membership of totalling to 1.33 million companiemillion companies.s.
Our Chamber supports the industry of Aegean Region by providing researchOur Chamber supports the industry of Aegean Region by providing researchand survey studies on different branches,and survey studies on different branches, Encourages direct foreign investment,Encourages direct foreign investment, Aims to become a competitive force in the global marketAims to become a competitive force in the global market Our Chamber coOur Chamber connveveysys meetings and conferences to which national andmeetings and conferences to which national andinternational companies are invitedinternational companies are invited
İZMİR Aegean Region Chamber of Industry was foundedin Izmir In 1927 and was the first of her kind in Türkiye.FUNCTION AND STRUCTURE OF OURFUNCTION AND STRUCTURE OF OURCHAMBERCHAMBEROur Chamber is the only regional chamber inOur Chamber is the only regional chamber inTürkiyeTürkiye with over 6.000 members.with over 6.000 members.Joint stock %26, limited %59,personel partnership %11,unlimited firms %2 and limited, public firms,unincorpareted the others make up %2of our membership.
• inciting foreign investments directly• searching for proper markets• preparing feasible plans• assisting trading relations• focusing on minimizing obstacles against newbusiness enterprises• wide-range production facilities• 21 organized industrial zones• high qualified human resources• production oriented free zone• technology development areaIS DOING EVERTHING POSSIBLE SUCH ASIS DOING EVERTHING POSSIBLE SUCH AS
AEGEANAEGEANREGION ANDREGION ANDIT’S CAPITALIT’S CAPITALIZMIRIZMIRTÜRKİYE’STÜRKİYE’STOPTOPINVESTMENTINVESTMENTLOCATIONLOCATIONUNIQUEUNIQUECULTURE,CULTURE,SIGHTSEEINGSIGHTSEEINGAND HISTORYAND HISTORYECONOMIC HUB INECONOMIC HUB INTHE HEARTH - LANDTHE HEARTH - LANDOF EUROPE ANDOF EUROPE ANDASIAASIAHOME FOR MOREHOME FOR MORETHAN 300THAN 300FOREIGNFOREIGNCOMPANIESCOMPANIESDISCOVERDISCOVER
TURKEY’S ENERGY OUTLOOKTURKEY’S ENERGY OUTLOOK The rate of domestic production meeting domestic consumption isThe rate of domestic production meeting domestic consumption isdramatically decreasing.dramatically decreasing. In 20In 201111, Turkeys spent $, Turkeys spent $ 38,538,5 billion onbillion onenergy import.energy import. SolarSolar EnergyEnergy WindWind EnergyEnergy Water (Hydroelectric),Water (Hydroelectric), CoaCoal,l, NNaturalatural Gas, OilGas, Oil BBiomass Energyiomass Energy Geothermal EnergyGeothermal EnergyIZMIRIZMIRDIFFERENT & AVAILABLE ENERGY RESOURCESDIFFERENT & AVAILABLE ENERGY RESOURCES
WIND ENERGY POTENTIALWIND ENERGY POTENTIAL31 Billion kWh/year SOLAR ENERGY POTENTIALSOLAR ENERGY POTENTIAL300 sunny days per yearthe annual sunshine duration 2.738 hourGEOTHERMAL ENERGY POTENTIALGEOTHERMAL ENERGY POTENTIAL73 MWeBIOMASS ENERGY POTENTIALBIOMASS ENERGY POTENTIAL• 520 million kW-hour electrical energy is producedfrom solid waste of İzmir. takatinde ve It is possibleto set up 65.0 MW biomass-energy plants whichcould work 8000 hours per year using 65.0 MW withthis production.• In total 3.387.440 acres of agricultural land in IzmirIt’s possible to use approximately 515 000 tonnesof wheat and corn stubble / straw which are notused as animal feed in biomass energy plants asfuel.
IIZMZMIIR THE CITY OF FAIRSR THE CITY OF FAIRSİzmirİzmir is known world – wide for;is known world – wide for;TheThe İzmirİzmir International FairInternational Fair(organized for(organized for 8080 years)years)The International Marble FairThe International Marble Fair(organized for 1(organized for 1 77 years)years)IFASHIONIFASHION WeddingWedding FairFair(organized for(organized for 55 years)years)
The unique combination of history and nature attractsThe unique combination of history and nature attractsmanymany tourists to famous holiday resorts liketourists to famous holiday resorts likeBodrumBodrum (Muğla),(Muğla), MarmarisMarmaris (Muğla),(Muğla),ÇeşmeÇeşme (İzmir),(İzmir), KuşadasıKuşadası (Aydın) each year.(Aydın) each year.The Aegean Region, in the words of HeredotusThe Aegean Region, in the words of Heredotus,““ has the most beautiful sky and the best climate ofhas the most beautiful sky and the best climate ofthe worldthe world ””TOURISMTOURISM
IIZMZMIIR THE CITY OF TOURISMR THE CITY OF TOURISMHas some of the mostHas some of the mostmagnificent and beautifulmagnificent and beautifulshores in the world.shores in the world.Health Tourism (due toHealth Tourism (due togeothermal resources)geothermal resources)
History of 7000 years, heritage presented by ourHistory of 7000 years, heritage presented by ourculture and georaphical beauties enable theculture and georaphical beauties enable theAegean Region one of the top touristic places inAegean Region one of the top touristic places inthe world.the world.
Ephesus is one of the ancient civilization’sEphesus is one of the ancient civilization’scenter with it’s history of 5000 years, Thecenter with it’s history of 5000 years, TheHouse of the Virgin Mary, Library of CelsusHouse of the Virgin Mary, Library of Celsusand The Theater. Ephesus one of the topand The Theater. Ephesus one of the topplace in the world including first samples ofplace in the world including first samples ofthe modern city life in history.the modern city life in history.
It’s a very important place withIt’s a very important place withthe best protected Temple ofthe best protected Temple ofApollo of the world, theater andApollo of the world, theater andthe stone-carved Medusathe stone-carved Medusa
The ancient city of Aphrodisias,Turkey is one of the mostspectacular ancient city of Greekand Roman periods.
The center of the civilization ofThe center of the civilization ofLydia where the coins wereLydia where the coins wereinvented. At the same time Sardisinvented. At the same time Sardissynagogue is the first synagoguesynagogue is the first synagoguein history.in history.
It’s located in the north of Izmir, andIt’s located in the north of Izmir, andthe very important civilization’sthe very important civilization’scenter where the first hospitalcenter where the first hospitalestablished that use therapy for theestablished that use therapy for thepatients in the world.patients in the world.
The castle, which is located in Northpart of Izmir, was built up by Genoesewho captured Foca in 14th century(A.C.) and got many privileges. TheGenoese built up many magnificientcastles in Foca and Pitane in order toprotect themselves.
The Troia is the city and theThe Troia is the city and thecenter of the Trojan war that gavecenter of the Trojan war that gaveits story to the theme of theits story to the theme of themovies and fables. Also,movies and fables. Also,fabulous troia wooden horsefabulous troia wooden horsepresents in this area.presents in this area.