Bursa Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Turkey's brought the indigenization and nationalization which began with the defense industry to give support to the mobilization of the leading companies in the defense industry with the objectives of ASELSAN Bursa business representatives together.
In order to increase the share of production, employment and employment of the firms in Bursa, BTSO continues to bring the main companies of the defense industry to the companies of Bursa. Localization Days held in BUTEKOM was realized in cooperation with ASELSAN, one of the largest 100 defense industry companies in the world. Receiving information about ASELSAN's products and supplier industry activities, the companies in Bursa were at the table of cooperation with ASELSAN officials during bilateral business meetings.
”WE HAVE MANY COMPANIES”
Speaking at the opening of the event organized within the scope of the activities of the Bursa Aerospace Defense Clustering Association, BTSO Board Member Muhsin Koçaslan said that Bursa has an important production experience in strategic sectors such as automotive, machinery, textile and chemistry. In Bursa in Turkey's ability to contribute to numerous local and national production target company Koçasl stating that, "We claim to be active players of all projects that will contribute to our industry as' defensive Kent. Our company, our defense industry will constitute the backbone of the cooperation with the possibilities of cooperation with ASELSAN in the national production will open the way for them to take part in more.
DEFENSE EXPENDITURES CLOSED 2 TRILLION DOLLARS
ASELSAN Board Member and General Manager Dr. Haluk Görgün said that world defense spending reached 1 trillion 730 billion dollars. “Approximately 40 percent of these expenditures are staff expenditures, 23 percent is equipment and 35 percent is current expenditure.” He's Ophthalmology, said that Turkey received about 18,2 billion with a share of 15th place in the world. Turkey's defense and aerospace turnover of $ 6 billion Noting that Görgün, "the total exports in the sector in our country $ 2 billion. In recent years, we see that our country has made a serious progress in the sector thanks to the will shown by our President, Mr. Recep Tayyip Erdoğan. ” said.
E THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE SECTOR DEPENDS ON GROWTH İN
Görgün stated that the continuation of the development in the defense industry depends on the qualified human asset. Görgün continued his speech: et Currently, the number of qualified people working in the sector is around 35 thousand. As long as we do not have this number 400-500, we cannot go further in the defense industry as a country. It is our responsibility to ensure this progress. Bu
”WE ARE IMPORTANT FOR BURSA“
Haluk Görgün, who provided information about the activities of ASELSAN last year, informed that they are cooperating with 770 SMEs in the projects carried out. Stating that they want to increase this number further, Görgün said, “We realized the 65 of our works with our companies in Ankara. This should not be limited to Ankara. There are very important production centers in our country, especially Bursa. In the economy, Bursa has moved its share of the industry above 45, and we see that Bursa, which has already reached 4 dollars per kg in exports, is not effective enough in the development of defense industry. We came to Bursa with a very large team of senior executives. We aim to be able to contribute more to Bursa's defense industry by organizing the event. Düzen
”BURSA INDUSTRY PRODUCES MANY PRODUCTS THAT WE NEED“
Stating that they made a list of products that can be localized with the Indigenization and Nationalization Board established within ASELSAN, Görgün invited the industrialists of Bursa to contribute to these projects. Stating that most of the products produced for the defense industry are familiar to the industrialists from Bursa, Görgün said, “Bursa industry produces a large number of products we need for different sectors. Therefore, the defense industry should not be kept at a distance. Currently, ASELSAN's export value per kg is 600 dollars. If our companies move their production to areas such as space, aviation and defense, both Bursa and our country kazancome out.” said.
TRANSFER OF HIGH VALUE IN INDUSTRY
President of Bursa Space Aviation Defense Cluster Association and BUTEKOM General Manager. Mustafa Hatipoglu, Bursa, high-value-added space, defense and aerospace, rail systems, such as the sector said they aim to move to a position. Hatipoğlu stated that they have taken important steps in this direction with the UR-GE and cluster projects they have initiated in these sectors. " said. Mustafa Hatipoğlu also made a presentation on the projects carried out by the cluster and the projects carried out by BTSO.
After the opening speeches, ASELSAN Supply Chain Management Manager Murat Aslan provided information about ASELSAN's working areas. Then, bilateral business negotiations were started. BUTEKOM, hosted by BUTEKOM bilateral business meetings on the 70 attended the company of Bursa.