KARDEMİR made a profit of 2013 million TL in 100: Fadıl Demirel, General Manager of Karabük Demir ve Çelik Fabrikaları A.Ş.
Demirel, said the 2 million-ton production capacity, they have a few months to reach 3 million tons, he said.
Noting that they have made significant investments in capacity increase and product diversity in recent years, Demirel said, “In addition to huge investments, we made a profit of 100 million 98 thousand 631 Turkish lira last year.
KARDEMİR was a very strong brand in Turkey. We started to determine the agenda of iron and steel. We carry out first in Turkey. We established the wheel factory and will build 200-300 thousand high-speed trains and locomotive wheels per year. Yet we are making another first. We have always imported. We will manufacture the steel inside the car wheel. We prepared the infrastructure for this. The only rail manufacturer in the region is KARDEMİR. We also produce locomotives and high-speed train wheels and switches. We will be able to produce all steels of automotive and rail systems, ”he said.
Demirel said that they produced their own electricity, carried out renovation and new investment in blast furnaces, established rolling mills, and invested heavily in personnel, education and environment.